The cold of winter is upon
us once again in Rochester, and there are a handful
of things that you could check on your replacement
doors to help you take on 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 deal with winter for a bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it can help guard
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that heads to Rochester. Walk around your home and
make 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, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any parts that
are worn out or torn can 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 usually
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other products that have been around for a while, 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 add another barrier to 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 things that will impact 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 Rochester showroom, give us a ring at
507-847-1060 or arrange an in-home consultation
with us via the online