Winter Prep for Your Replacement Windows and Doors in Jackson, WY From Caulking to Installing Storm Doors
The cold of winter is near once again in Jackson, and there are a handful of things that you could address with your replacement windows and 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 comfortable as we put up with winter for a little while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help lower the
amount of drafts in your home and it may help guard
you from bugs or other crazy weather that comes
through Jackson. Walk around your home and
make sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- Inspect your weather stripping. Inspect the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, looking
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any pieces that
are worn out or torn may 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 direct? The truth is
that older windows and windows with single-pane glass typically
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like most
other products that have been around for decades, advancements in technology have enabled increased energy performance.
Replacement windows and replacement doors are no different, so why not start
saving money on your energy costs now?
- Get 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 nasty weather and help reduce air and moisture leaks.
Of course, there are a number 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 Jackson showroom, give us a call at 307-733-0535 or arrange an in-home consultation with us via the online scheduler.