The cold of winter is almost here once again in Westerly, and there are a couple things that you could address with 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 bit longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it may help guard
you from bugs or other unpredictable weather that heads to Westerly. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
at your weather stripping. Look at the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old weather stripping where needed. Any pieces that
are worn out or torn could allow cold air to sneak
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work harder] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too straightforward? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other products that have been around for a
bit, improvements 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. Adding storm doors on your home can mean
you have another level of defense for your
home and can help with protection from severe weather and help reduce
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a host
of other variables that will play in to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a
couple to keep you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, come by
the Westerly showroom, give us a call at
401-315-7032 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online