Archive for September 23rd, 2018

Door and Window Replacement Made Easy

A home is a vast and complicated thing, from its air conditioning and heating to the roof to the carpet to interior decor. One of the more basic, but no less essential, aspects of a house to maintain and upgrade is its doors and windows, and whether do it yourself (DIY) or by hiring a door and window company, door replacements and window design can be a snap, and a home can look and function wonderfully after some hard work is done.

Having old doors and windows in a house isn’t just an eyesore, it’s a sink for money and can affect a house’s climate control. In fact, the heat gained or lost through windows is responsible for 25% to 30% of a home’s heating and cooling energy use, and if these windows are drafty or not up to modern standards, that equates to wasted energy. Similarly, windows older than 15 years are prone to drafts, getting stuck in their frames, and overall driving up the energy bill, and the same could apply to old doors, too, with poor sealing and worn-out or warpe

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