The middle of winter is upon
us once again in Boston, 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 cozy as we deal with winter for a short while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help lower the
amount of drafts in your home and it can help shield
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that heads to Boston. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
at your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, looking
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old weather stripping where needed. Any pieces that
are worn out or torn could 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 straightforward? 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 goods that have been around for a
bit, improvements in technology have permitted better energy performance.
Replacement windows and replacement doors are no different, so why not start
saving money on your energy expenses now?
storm doors. Adding storm doors on your home can mean
you have another barrier to your
home and can help with protection from nasty weather and help decrease
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a host
of other variables 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 Boston showroom, give us a ring at
617-712-2342 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online