Storm door replacement can add an accentuating color, increase the ventilation, or just keep the insects outside of your Timber Ridge place. New aluminum combo storm and screen doors are offered in an array of shades with several possible finishes for the hardware. A maintenance free exterior on an extruded aluminum self-storing door might be just the solution. The amount of glass and how the screen works are a few of the options you will have to consider. Full view doors provide you with all of the glass you need to display your entrance door and provide more than satisfactory air flow if desired.
Maybe the three quarter view is the look you would like, plenty of glass but still some door panel at the bottom. Storm doors today can provide a little better security than the ones than before. Mortise locks and deadbolts are common, with dual closers, decorative glass, and roll screens, becoming more common in Timber Ridge.
The old wooden combo storm and screen doors are being replaced with new extruded aluminum storm doors, wooden cored vinyl doors, or even steel security doors. It is very common for the wood storm door to be warped to the point that it won’t close, won’t open or doesn’t seal at all. Many Timber Ridge homeowners are afraid to open their entry doors during warm weather for fresh air in fear that the whole nest of hornets will end up indoors or that mosquitoes at night may carry them away. Changing that storm door is an uncomplicated way to change the look and functionality of your house.
It has become very usual for us to install a contrasting shade storm door on the front of Timber Ridge homes today. Add an accentuating shade, make it pop, it may be all you need. Maybe you need to have more ventilation in the home or maybe you just want to show off that brand new front entry door you had us install. Our full view selection of doors can accomplish that for you. Some are available with a full screen replacement when needed and others now come with a screen that rolls up at the top of the door. No more substituting out the storm for the screen in the summer months and vice versa going into winter.
As with most Timber Ridge home improvement jobs the installation is important. Storm doors must fit correctly into the openings so as to be the first barrier to the wind and the keep the flying pests out. A properly fitting storm door will add efficiency to that entry door. If the sweep at the bottom of the door it installed properly it will help seal the door at the bottom. If the door binds when closing or doesn’t latch tightly, you might just want to look at the way the storm door was installed.
Extruded aluminum, wooden cored vinyl skinned, wood cored aluminum skinned, steel, and wooden storms are all available for homeowners to consider. Color, maintenance, glass, and screen operation are all things to think about before making your purchase. Some doors today come with factory installed blinds, shades, grids, or even etched, beveled or colored glass.
Call Preferred Window & Doors for a FREE estimate for the purchase and installation of a new storm door.