The dead of winter is almost here once again in Albany, and there are a handful
of things that you could address with your replacement
doors to help you stay comfy during 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 deal with winter for a short while 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 crazy weather that heads to Albany. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
- Check your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, swapping out weather stripping where needed. Any pieces that
are worn out or torn may allow cold air to sneak
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 upfront? 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 decades, advancements in technology have enabled improved 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 add another barrier to your
home and can help with protection from severe weather and help decrease
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a host
of other things that will play in to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are four to keep you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, come by
the Albany showroom, give us a call at
518-414-5302 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online