The middle of winter is upon
us once again in Raleigh, and there are a handful
of things that you could check on your replacement
doors to help you ride out 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 go
back and forth with winter for a short while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help reduce the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help shield
you from bugs or other unexpected weather that comes
through Raleigh. Walk around your home and
be sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
at your weather stripping. Look at the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, swapping out weather stripping where needed. Any sections that
are worn out or torn may allow cold air to get
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work more than it should] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too direct? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass typically
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other products that have been around for a
bit, advancements in technology have permitted 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 bad weather and help decrease
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a host
of other variables that will factor in
to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a few to get you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, drop by
the Raleigh showroom, give us a shout at
919-324-0196 or schedule an in-home consultation
with us via the online