The dead of winter is upon
us once again in Hingham, and there are a few things that you could address with your replacement
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 deal with winter for a little while longer.
your windows and doors. Caulking can help reduce the
amount of drafts in your home and it might help protect
you from bugs or other crazy weather that comes
through Hingham. Walk around your home and
be sure there aren’t any gaps or holes, and if there
are, get them handled.
- Check your weather stripping. Look at the weather
stripping around your windows and doors, looking
for any worn out or torn pieces, getting rid of
old weather stripping where needed. Any parts that
are worn out or torn may allow cold air to get
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 normally
aren’t as energy efficient as newer windows. Like almost all
other products that have been around for a
bit, 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?
storm doors. Adding storm doors on your home can bring 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 variety
of other things that will impact 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, drop by
the Hingham showroom, give us a ring at
781-826-8005 or schedule an in-home consultation
with us via the online