Residential doors that are considered entry doors have high potential for energy loss due to wind drafts. If you’re remodeling any rooms with old entry doors, including replacement Energy Star-qualified doors into your remodel will also most likely recoup your investment in those doors. On top of adding to the new look and feel of your newly remodeled room you’ll be happy with your decrease in lost energy.
If you’re considering a home remodeling project, there are easy and cost effective inclusions that can help make your home more energy efficient. The days in Central Texas that can easily reach one hundred degrees or more and certain well thought additions to your remodeling process that don’t necessarily increase project completion time but help your home’s energy efficiency should be considered. The following are some easy options that can be looked at and mentioned to your remodeling contractor for possible inclusion in your remodeling project.