You’ve already handled the caulking and weatherstripping around your replacement windows and
doors before the cold hits
Casper, so what else can you do to keep your home comfortable
with chilly temps?
Drafty replacement windows and doors are
not only comfort-inhibitors, they can be costing you money every as the heated air inside your home goes outdoors
and the cold outside air makes its way indoors. Here are a handful
of tips to help keep those drafts away:
the sun. When the sun is shining during the day, make
sure 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 out of your home’s other replacement windows.
- Consider buying
replacement windows. If you have drafty old windows it may
be time to switch them out with new energy efficient windows
to boost your comfort and help decrease
heating and cooling expenses.
- Use heavy drapes. Taking
advantage of heavyweight 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 greater warming effect.
- Hang floor-length
drapes. Using floor length drapes in door openings is somewhat
forgotten, but can provide you the opportunity
to keep drafts from rooms or different floors far away. If
there are places in your home that don’t need to be heated constantly, there are a number
of stylish ways to include these drapes in to your
Keeping a comfy
home in Casper is critical when winter
weather can be hard to predict, so why
not take advantage of your replacement windows to help neutralize that challenge. If you’d like to find
out more about all of the replacement windows available from
Prairie Pella Wyoming LLC, come by the Casper showroom, give
us a call at 307-234-1518 or arrange an in-home
consultation with the online scheduler.