You’ve already worked
on the caulking and weatherstripping around your replacement windows and
doors before the before the really bad weather hits
Owensboro, so what else can you do to keep your home cozy
with cooler temps?
Drafty replacement windows and doors not only inhibit your comfort, they could be costing you money every as the heated air inside your home slips outdoors
and the cold outside air makes its way indoors. Here are a couple tips to help keep those drafts at bay:
the sun. When the sun is shining throughout the day, make certain that you have your curtains open to let in
natural light and warmth. It normally works best with
south-facing windows, but don’t let that restrict you
when it comes to adding a bit of extra natural light and
warmth from your home’s other replacement windows.
- Consider purchasing
replacement windows. If you have drafty old windows it might
be time to switch them out with new energy efficient windows
to boost your comfort and help lower
heating and cooling costs.
advantage of heavyweight drapes. Utilizing heavier fabrics for drapes helps to
add another barrier for your home, helping to keep
drafts out and warm air in. Pair these with blinds and shades
for an even better warming effect.
- Hang floor-length
drapes. Using floor length drapes in door openings is almost
forgotten, but can offer you the chance
to keep drafts from rooms or different floors far away. If
there are rooms in your home that don’t need to be heated at all times, there are a variety
of stylish ways to include these drapes in to your
Keeping a cozy
home in Owensboro is crucial when winter
weather can be difficult to predict, so why
not use your replacement windows to help take
on that challenge. If you’d like to learn more about all of the replacement windows available from
Pella Windows and Doors, come by the Owensboro showroom, give
us a call at 270-684-3028 or arrange an in-home
consultation with the online scheduler.