The middle of winter is near once again in Roanoke, and there are a couple things that you could prep 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 handful
of tips to help keep your home cozy as we deal with winter for a short while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help reduce the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help shield
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that comes
through Roanoke. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- 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 parts that
are worn out or torn may allow cold air to creep
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 normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like many
other goods that have been around for decades, improvements 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. Adding storm doors on your home can bring another barrier to your
home and can help with protection from severe weather and help decrease
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
couple to start you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, drop by
the Roanoke showroom, give us a ring at
540-466-1918 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online