The cold of winter is upon
us once again in Nashville, and there are a few things that you could check 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 little while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help lower the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help shield
you from bugs or other unexpected weather that heads to Nashville. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them taken care of.
- Check your weather stripping. Look at the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any sections that
are worn out or torn could allow cold air to creep
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 normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other things that have been around for a while, advancements in technology have allowed
for increased energy performance.
Replacement windows and replacement doors are no different, so why not start
saving money on your energy costs now?
storm doors. Adding storm doors on your home can add another level of defense for 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 factors that will factor in
to your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a
couple to get you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, drop by
the Nashville showroom, give us a ring at
615-348-8786 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online