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Winter-wising your Windows

Windows can be a major source of heat loss on cold Canberra nights.

Single glazed windows can be up to 10 times worse at insulating, when compared to the same area of standard wall material.

So what are the options when it comes to Window Insulation?

Whether you are a renter or a homeowner, come learn about the best ways to keep the heat in and what it will cost.

Peter Miller from the Home Energy Advice Team led a discussion on curtains, pelmets, and all the various ways of double-glazing in 2011.

With thanks to our


  • ACT Government Environment and Planning
  • The Association of Independent Schools of the ACT (AISACT)
  • Catholic Education Office (Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn)
  • Education and Training Directorate
  • ACT Government