A storm door is more than just a cautionary measure. It’s an investment in home improvement that extends beyond protection, with several benefits. It’s been said that storm doors pay for themselves over time.
There are various reasons for getting a storm door. For this blog, we’ll focus primarily on the security it affords, the cost-effectiveness it generates for both the short and long term as well, and the protection it grants beyond storms.
Storm windows are especially created to keep out harmful elements including dust, dirt, and other forms of debris. Over time, these elements can penetrate through a normal door and cause wear to the interior of your house. This can make your home more vulnerable to intruders.
Storm doors also combat intruders by using separate doors and having features for break resistance.
Because the interior of your home can be weathered over time without a storm door, it can create infrastructure issues that may require costly repairs down the road. Investing in a storm door can help from outside factors breaking down the areas by your door. In fact, replacing your current setup with a storm door costs less than replacing a broken door.
Storm doors also help keep in the air, controlling temperature and allowing your air conditioning system to maintain the desired temperature easier. This could significantly lower your electricity bill for months and even years of significant savings. Storm doors ensure the best in efficiency by having a low-emissivity glass rating. This means the glass used in a storm door has unparalleled control over the heat flow.
Protection Beyond Storms
Storm doors protect from more than just storms. They provide for better air circulation and prevent porous areas where bees, mosquitos, and other winged insects could have the opportunity to get inside the house. It’s also possible to have extra locks and features on storm doors that can be accessed by yourself remotely or only when inside the house.
It’s best to have a storm door installed by an expert provider who specializes in doing so. ASP Windows has decades of experience working with the best in impact windows, glass, and doors. For your storm door solutions, it’s best to request a quote from our trusted team of experts who can bring you the best in energy efficiency, security, and protection.