The cold of winter is upon
us once again in Muncie, and there are a couple things that you could prep 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 couple tips to help keep your home comfortable as we deal with winter for a little while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help lower the
amount of drafts in your home and it may help shield
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that heads to Muncie. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
- Inspect your weather stripping. Look at the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, keep an eye out
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old weather stripping where needed. Any parts that
are worn out or torn can allow cold air to creep
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 normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like almost all
other goods that have been around for a while, improvements 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 add another barrier to 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 factors that will play 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, stop by
the Muncie showroom, give us a call at
317-983-5642 or arrange an in-home consultation
with us via the online