Storm door substitution can add an accenting shade, increase the ventilation, or just keep the bugs outside of your Twin Lakes place. New aluminum combination storm and screen doors are sold in an array of shades with numerous possible finishes for the hardware. A maintenance free exterior on an extruded aluminum self-storing door might be just the answer. The amount of glass and how the screen works are a few of the choices you will have to consider. Full view doors give you all of the glass you need to show off your entrance door and provide more than ample air flow if desired.
Maybe the three quarter view is the look you would like, a lot 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 popular, with dual closers, decorative glass, and roll screens, becoming more common in Twin Lakes.
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 wooden storm door to be warped to the point that it won’t close, won’t open or doesn’t seal at all. Many Twin Lakes homeowners are afraid to open their entry doors in the summer for fresh air in fear that flying pests will end up inside of the house or that mosquitoes at night may carry them away. Replacing that storm door is an easy way to change the look and functionality of your house.
It has become very common for us to install a contrasting color storm door on the front of Twin Lakes residence today. Add an accenting shade, make it pop, it may be all you require. Maybe you need to have more air flow in the place or maybe you just want to show off that brand new front entry door you got. 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 exchanging out the storm for the screen in the summer months and vice versa going into winter.
As with most Twin Lakes honey-do improvement projects the installation is important. Storm doors must fit right into the openings so as to be the first blockage 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 correctly 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, wood 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 buying. 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.