News : Hampton firm's 'green' windows help keep costs down, comfort up

Sep 2, 2011

Published in Foster's Daily Democrat and Hampton-North Hampton Patch

By David Anderson

When Brian Burris talks about “R” ratings, he’s not talking about the summer’s latest blockbuster movie. The owner of the Hampton-based sustainable building company Nicely Done has made it his mission to provide homeowners with high quality energy efficient windows.

“The greater the R-value, the greater the insulating value of any new window,” Burris explains. “It means a window is good or not good in terms of keeping out the weather.”

“Winter, you have cold drafts coming through old windows,” he says. “New windows can solve the problem and also help to keep air conditioning nice and cool during the summertime.” 

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