The middle of winter is upon
us once again in Long Island, 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 few tips to help keep your home comfortable as we go
back and forth with winter for a bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help guard
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that heads to Long Island. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
- Check your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any pieces that
are worn out or torn can allow cold air to creep
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 normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like many
other goods that have been around for a
bit, improvements in technology have allowed
for better energy performance.
Replacement windows and replacement doors are no different, so why not start
saving money on your energy bills 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 variety
of other things that will impact your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are four to keep you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, stop by
the Long Island showroom, give us a shout at
516-331-0031 or schedule an in-home consultation
with us via the online