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About Energy Saving Glass

If you have been shopping for the right windows and doors for your home, you have heard of Low-E Glass and special glass with names that are unique to various manufacturers. The term "Low-E" stands for Low-emissivity Window Glazing or Glass that reduces energy loss as much as 30% to 50% and more.

The U.S. Department of Energy describes Low-E coating as a microscopically thin, virtually invisible, metal or metallic oxide layer deposited directly on the surface of one or more of the panes of glass. What are the advantages? 

Design Your Own Interior "Green" Doors

Chosen by Wynn Luxury Resort, Las Vegas, the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Bevery Hills, California, the remodel of the 1929 Palmolive Building in Chicago and many others. Now, you too, can design your own unique interior doors. Discover the TruStile® revolution at Dolan's Showrooms and Idea Centers in Walnut Creek and Burlingame. See some beautiful results here and now. 

Affordable "Green" Interior Doors

Craftmaster® Interior Doors are popular choices for homeowners and builders who want affordable quality with environmental considerations and a choice of new and preferred styles. In January 2009, CraftMaster molded door designs, MiraTEC® trim and Extira® panels received Scientific Certification Systems’ (SCS) certification for key green building elements. SCS verified all three products have no added urea formaldehyde. At very high levels, formaldehyde is considered toxic and is an irritant to the eyes and mucus membranes.