Winter Prep for Your Replacement Windows and Doors in Calgary, AB From Caulking to Installing Storm Doors
The dead of winter is near once again in Calgary, and there are a couple things that you could prep on your replacement windows and doors to help you take on 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 put up with winter for a short while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help decrease the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help shield
you from bugs or other crazy weather that comes
through Calgary. Walk around your home and
ensure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them filled.
at your weather stripping. Check the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, check
for any worn out or torn pieces, replacing weather stripping where needed. Any parts that
are worn out or torn can allow cold air to get
in your home and cause the heating and cooling system to work more
often] because of that lost warm air.
replacement windows. Too direct? 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
bit, developments 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?
- Install storm doors. Installing storm doors on your home can add another safeguard for your home and can help with protection from severe weather and help lower 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 couple to start you on the right track. If at any point you have questions regarding our replacement windows, stop by the Calgary showroom, give us a call at 403-681-6363 or arrange an in-home consultation with us via the online scheduler.