Preparing for Winter Weather with Replacement Doors and Windows in Peoria, IL
Winter months in Peoria can bring about weather that can make our replacement doors and windows work a lot more than they should have to. That’s why we’ve put together a couple checks that you can take care of now to help ready your home for the rest of the year.
your front door: Drafty doors can mean higher costs on your monthly costs and
a less than comfortable home. Replacement doors may help you increase
your energy efficiency and help guard your
home from the weather in Peoria.
an energy audit: An energy audit may seem a bit
intimidating, but it’s as simple
as walking around your home and checking that
all of your doors and windows are operating correctly.
Inspect the weather stripping and caulking, as leaky
doors and windows can mean a reduction in your home’s energy
efficiency and an uptick in your monthly energy costs.
- Replace old windows: Whether it’s because they’re merely old or if it’s because they’re only made up of single-pane glass, you could save more than you’d think by switching out your old windows out with newer, more efficient windows. Replacement windows that are made of double-pane or triple-pane glass have better overall efficiency and could help you save month after month.
Chilly weather in Peoria can switch things up rapidly, which is why it’s important to be prepared and have your home prepped for anything that gets sent your way. Replacement doors and windows can play a huge role in helping to keep your homes comfortable and efficient. If you’d like to hear more about the replacement doors offered in Peoria, come by the Pella Windows and Doors showroom. Or if you’d rather, give us a call at 309-306-3893 or schedule an in-home consultation with us via the online scheduler.