The cold of winter is upon
us once again in Providence, and there are a couple 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 few tips to help keep your home comfortable as we go
back and forth with winter for a bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help lower the
amount of drafts in your home and it can help protect
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that comes
through Providence. Walk around your home and
be sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- Inspect your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, looking
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 get
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 most
other products that have been around for a
bit, developments in technology have allowed
for better 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 barrier to your
home and can help with protection from severe weather and help lower
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other variables that will play in to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a few to start you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, come by
the Providence showroom, give us a ring at
508-413-3004 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online