The cold of winter is almost here once again in Santa Fe, 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 couple tips to help keep your home warm as we put up with winter for a little 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 goes through Santa Fe. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- Check your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, keep an eye out
for any worn out or torn pieces, swapping out 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 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 goods that have been around for a while, improvements in technology have permitted 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 level of defense for your
home and can help with protection from nasty weather and help lower
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a variety
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, drop by
the Santa Fe showroom, give us a shout at
505-373-1286 or arrange an in-home consultation
with us via the online