The one single home improvement that will provide home owners with the greatest benefit in energy savings and comfort is window replacement with efficient Energy Star rated windows. You may even qualify for a federal window replacement tax credit up to $1,500 if you choose qualified Energy Star windows and complete this home renovation by the end of 2010. In the Greater Boston MA area where the winter months are brutally cold, an investment in Energy Star windows can go a long way towards lowering your heating bill and worthwhile.
But you will want to find a reputable and licensed window replacement contractor who can help you to select windows that meet the tax credit requirements while assuring a quality window at the best price. The best time to do it is in 2010 when you can take advantage of a federal tax credit up to $1,500 for qualified purchases.