Written by Fred Daues on June 5, 2017 in Uncategorized

If you are considering making some improvements to your home in Webster Grove, Mo, you might wonder where to start. Should you paint the exterior? Maybe the interior too? Make some upgrades in the kitchen and bathroom. There are always things you could do, but if you have ever considered replacement windows and doors, specifically storm doors, they might be a good thing to move to the top of the list.

Key Takeaways

  • A storm door offers the perfect combination of protection and natural light, all without having to close the front door.
  • Storm doors are the perfect way to maximize your home’s insulation, protecting you from stifling summer humidity and bone-chilling winter temperatures.
  • Many storm doors come with keyed locks that separate the home’s primary door from intruders, adding another layer of protection.

Here are a few benefits storm doors bring to any home.

More Natural Light
Bright entryways are always more attractive and if you don’t have a storm door, you have to leave your entry door shut in order to keep pests out. That blocks the natural light you want in the entryway. A storm door can allow you to leave the front door open, but still remain protected from pests and other Restorations. The storm door lets the natural light in and brightens the space into something far more welcoming.

Protects Exterior Door
The entry door on your home is something that can make or break your curb appeal. You want it to stay looking as nice as possible for as long as possible. Storm doors can help protect your entry door from ice, snow, rain, heat, and many other Restorations. That will help reduce the maintenance needs and costs on that door and help it last longer and look nice at the same time.

Air Circulation Improvements
If you have a nice afternoon in Webster Grove, MO, you want to take advantage of it. When you have a seasonal storm door with an interchangeable full screen, you can catch a nice breeze or watch the rain fall. You can switch back and forth between the door options whenever you want.

Energy Efficiency
There are always energy efficiency improvements when you add another layer between your home and the outside Restorations. Storm doors provide another buffer against summer heat and humidity as well as winter cold. You can reduce the heat loss around your entry door when you install storm doors.

Safety Advancements
Many storm doors come with keyed locks that separate the home’s primary door from intruders. Again, it’s just another added layer of protection. An intruder would have to get through two doors instead of one.

Many of the benefits of storm doors are also benefits of Webster Groves, MO replacement windows and doors in general. They can really do a lot for your house. If you are interested in one or the other, or both, stop by Masonry & Glass Systems at 1503 S Kingshighway Blvd St Louis, MO 63110 and take a look around the showroom to see what styles you like. You can also call us at (314) 535-6515 and set up a consultation appointment. We can come to your home, take a look at your current windows and doors, and make recommendations for replacement windows and doors. It helps to see your specific situation in order to find the products that will work best for you.