The dead of winter is upon
us once again in North Carolina, and there are a few things that you could prep on your replacement
doors to help you take on the long winter.
Whether it’s caulking your windows or doors or adding a storm door, here are a handful
of tips to help keep your home warm as we deal with winter for a bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help lower the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help shield
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that heads to North Carolina. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
at your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, keep an eye out
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any sections that
are worn out or torn could allow cold air to get
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work harder] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too straightforward? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other goods that have been around for a while, developments in technology have enabled improved energy performance.
Replacement windows and replacement doors are no different, so why not start
saving money on your energy costs now?
storm doors. Getting storm doors on your home can mean
you have another safeguard for your
home and can help with protection from nasty weather and help decrease
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other variables that will play in to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a
couple to start you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, drop by
the North Carolina showroom, give us a call at
866-539-4196 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online