The middle of winter is near once again in Portsmouth, 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 few tips to help keep your home warm as we put up with winter for a short while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help reduce the
amount of drafts in your home and it may help guard
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that comes
through Portsmouth. Walk around your home and
be sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
- Check your weather stripping. Look at the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old weather stripping where needed. Any sections that
are worn out or torn may 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 direct? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass usually
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like almost all
other things that have been around for a while, improvements 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 expenses now?
storm doors. Adding storm doors on your home can bring another safeguard for your
home and can help with protection from nasty weather and help decrease
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other variables that will impact 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 Portsmouth showroom, give us a shout at
603-945-0181 or schedule an in-home consultation
with us via the online