The dead of winter is almost here once again in Lafayette, 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 few tips to help keep your home comfortable as we go
back and forth 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 shield
you from bugs or other crazy weather that heads to Lafayette. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
- Check your weather stripping. Inspect the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, keep an eye out
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old 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 straightforward? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass usually
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like almost all
other things that have been around for decades, improvements 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. Getting storm doors on your home can mean
you have another barrier to your
home and can help with protection from bad weather and help reduce
air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number
of other things that will impact your decision regarding replacement windows, but these are a few to start you on the right track. If at any point
you have questions regarding our replacement windows, stop by
the Lafayette showroom, give us a shout at
317-983-5804 or set up an in-home consultation
with us via the online