There are a number of ways that building materials made from plastic products can make your home more energy efficient and save money on your heating and cooling bills, including:

  • Caulk cracks or gaps on the outside of your home using caulking or expandable foam.
  • Apply foam weather stripping to windowsills and around doors to reduce air infiltration.
  • Add heat blocking plastic window film to windows.
  • Replace older windows with insulated glass windows that have energy efficient vinyl frames.

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Danny Lipford

Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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