The middle of winter is almost here once again in Charlotte, and there are a few things that you could check on your replacement
doors to help you stay comfy during the long winter.
Whether it’s caulking your windows or doors or adding a storm door, here are a few tips to help keep your home comfortable as we deal with winter for a bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it can help shield
you from bugs or other crazy weather that goes through Charlotte. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
- Check your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, keep an eye out
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 sneak
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work more
often] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too straightforward? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass usually
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like almost all
other goods that have been around for a
bit, 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 bills now?
storm doors. Adding storm doors on your home can bring another barrier to your
home and can help with protection from nasty weather and help reduce
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other factors that will play in to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are four to start you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, come by
the Charlotte showroom, give us a ring at
704-228-9149 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online