The cold of winter is near once again in Colorado Springs, and there are a handful
of things that you could prep 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 cozy as we put up with winter for a little while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help reduce the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help guard
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that comes
through Colorado Springs. Walk around your home and
be sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- Check your weather stripping. Inspect 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 upfront? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass typically
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like many
other products that have been around for a
bit, developments in technology have enabled better 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 add another level of defense for your
home and can help with protection from nasty weather and help lower
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a variety
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, stop by
the Colorado Springs showroom, give us a shout at
(888) 883-8364 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online