The dead of winter is upon
us once again in Wilmington, and there are a few 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 couple tips to help keep your home warm as we put up 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 shield
you from bugs or other crazy weather that heads to Wilmington. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
- Check your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, keep an eye out
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any sections that
are worn out or torn could allow cold air to sneak
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 almost all
other products that have been around for a while, 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 bills now?
storm doors. Installing storm doors on your home can bring another level of defense 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 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, come by
the Wilmington showroom, give us a call at
910-218-9596 or schedule an in-home consultation
with us via the online