When it comes time to make updates
to your home you always want to make sure you’re
making the best investment possible so you get
the greatest return from that investment. While there’s undoubtedly an endless list of things that
need done around the house, one that continues to top numerous lists is replacement entry doors.
According to the National Association of Realtors® and Remodeling magazine’s 2015 Cost vs.
fiberglass replacement entry doors may recoup
more than 72 percent of their cost when you sell your home, with steel entry doors bringing more than 100 percent of the cost upon resale of the home.
Shocked? You shouldn’t be when you
think about it. Entry doors play a big
role when it comes to the curb appeal of your home. Not only that, but they also
help create the essence of your home for your family, as well
as any guests you have.
While you may not be preparing
to buy or sell a home, making these upgrades doesn’t
merely help resale value; they can be the addition
to your home that ties everything together or adds a unique
focal point. No matter if it’s steel, wood or fiberglass, replacement entry
doors are a worthwhile investment in your home.
Of course, newer replacement entry doors also mean that you have the chance to utilize the advancements
made in their creation as well. As with many products
and industries, time has brought about improved ways of creating
things, even replacement entry doors.
New techniques and approaches mean that you may
realistically end up with reduced
energy costs due to better fit and tighter seals of doors created now. They also help keep the
Peoria weather at bay when temperatures
reach their highest and lowest points through the year.
While it may not seem like an obvious choice when you decide you want to upgrade
your home, replacement entry doors might be the perfect
choice. Whether your reasoning is the return on
investment or you simply want to draw more eyes to your
home’s beauty, it’s worth considering when the time is right. Drop
by Pella Windows and Doors’s Peoria showroom today, give us a call at 309-306-3893 or set
up an appointment with us online to view all of the options
available to you.