Storm door replacement can add an accenting shade, increase the ventilation, or just keep the flying pests out of your Kenosha house. New aluminum combo storm and screen doors are sold 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 answer. The amount of glass and how the screen works are a few of the choices you will have to consider. Full view doors offer all of the glass you need to highlight your front entry door and provide more than adequate ventilation if desired.
Maybe the ¾ view is the look you want, plenty of glass but still some door panel at the bottom. Storm doors today can provide a little better security than the ones from years ago. Mortise locks and deadbolts are popular, with dual closers, decorative glass, and roll screens, becoming more common in Kenosha.
The old wood combination storm and screen doors are being replaced with new extruded aluminum storm doors, wood cored vinyl doors, or even steel security doors. It is very usual 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 Kenosha homeowners are afraid to open their entry doors during warm weather for fresh air in fear that bugs 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 home.
It has become very common for us to install a contrasting shade storm door on the front of Kenosha places today. Add an accenting shade, make it pop, it may be all you require. Maybe you need to have more fresh air in the dwelling or maybe you just want to show off that brand new front entry door you bought. 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 Kenosha honey-do improvement jobs the installation is important. Storm doors must fit properly into the openings so as to be the first blockage to the wind and the keep the flies and mosquitos 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, wooden cored vinyl skinned, wooden cored aluminum skinned, steel, and wood 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.