The dead of winter is almost here once again in Winston-Salem, and there are a few things that you could check 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 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 decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it may help protect
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that comes
through Winston-Salem. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
- Inspect 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 parts 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 direct? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass typically
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like almost all
other things that have been around for a
bit, advancements 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. Adding storm doors on your home can bring another safeguard for your
home and can help with protection from severe weather and help lower
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other factors that will factor in
to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a few to start you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, drop by
the Winston-Salem showroom, give us a call at
336-203-0704 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online