The cold of winter is upon
us once again in Springfield, and there are a couple 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 couple tips to help keep your home comfortable as we put up with winter for a little while 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 unpredictable weather that heads to Springfield. Walk around your home and
be 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, 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 sneak
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work more
often] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too upfront? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like many
other products that have been around for a
bit, advancements in technology have allowed
for 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 severe weather and help reduce
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other things that will impact 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, stop by
the Springfield showroom, give us a shout at
217-793-0550 or arrange an in-home consultation
with us via the online