The dead of winter is upon
us once again in Grand Rapids, and there are a few 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 handful
of tips to help keep your home cozy as we deal with winter for a bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help reduce the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help guard
you from bugs or other unexpected weather that heads to Grand Rapids. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
- Inspect your weather stripping. Inspect the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, looking
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old 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 more
often] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too direct? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass typically
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other products that have been around for a while, advancements in technology have enabled better energy performance.
Replacement windows and replacement doors are no different, so why not start
saving money on your energy bills now?
storm doors. Getting storm doors on your home can mean
you have 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 variety
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, come by
the Grand Rapids showroom, give us a call at
616-201-0206 or arrange an in-home consultation
with us via the online