Window insulation

I have a small log home with lots of windows. I am looking to improve insulation to save fuel oil. The windows are all Anderson double pane. Would it help much to install additional storm windows in place of the screens?
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On Sat, 2 Sep 2006 18:59:26 -0400, snipped-for-privacy@webtv.net (---MIKE---) wrote:

Not as much as insulating shutters would, but yes.
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Look into insulating other ways also, insulating cellular shades that seal on the edge can add R3, Insulating curtains and liners might add R 2-6. Foamboard night time inserts can add R7. But be carefull of daytime when trapped suns heat could crack the glass. A storm glass might only give R1-2.
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Would it be effective to add the storm windows and sandwich a 2 inch piece of styrofoam between the two windows at the bottom half. I would glue some of the aluminum foil insulation on the inside of the styrofoam.
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