The middle of winter is upon
us once again in Champaign, and there are a handful
of things that you could prep on 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 couple tips to help keep your home cozy as we put up 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 unpredictable weather that comes
through Champaign. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
at your weather stripping. Look at 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 parts 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 direct? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass typically
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like many
other products that have been around for a while, improvements 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 add another safeguard 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 factors that will factor in
to 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, drop by
the Champaign showroom, give us a shout at
217-356-6474 or schedule an in-home consultation
with us via the online