The middle of winter is upon
us once again in Petoskey, and there are a handful
of things that you could prep 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 cozy as we go
back and forth with winter for a little while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it can help protect
you from bugs or other crazy weather that goes through Petoskey. Walk around your home and
be sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- 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 pieces that
are worn out or torn may allow cold air to get
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work more than it should] 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 many
other products that have been around for a
bit, advancements 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 expenses now?
storm doors. Installing storm doors on your home can bring another level of defense for 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 variables that will impact 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, stop by
the Petoskey showroom, give us a shout at
231-622-4417 or arrange an in-home consultation
with us via the online