If you’re like many homeowners in the Kansas City area, then your door has probably taken a few hits from the elements over the years. Between hot summers and bitter winters, your door’s paint may be fading and the seal might not be as strong as it once was. There are a variety of reasons why investing in a new door is a good idea, but in today’s post, we’ll be covering our top four.

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Why You Should Invest in an Entry Door Installation

Improved Security 

Security is perhaps the most important reason why you should invest in a new entry door. Older locks are much easier to pick than contemporary models, and doors that have been through years of wear and tear are surprisingly easy to circumvent. Even if you live in one of the safest neighborhoods in the Kansas City area, you’ll sleep better knowing that you have an extra layer of security protecting the front of your home. Once you’ve invested in a new entry door, you can also add a storm door for even more security! Just ask one of our experts about adding one to your order when you come to our showroom.

Curb Appeal

Much like your windows, your entry door is one of the first things people will see as they approach your home. Whether they’re just passing by or walking up to knock at the door, a shoddy entry door with scuffs and scratches makes a poor first impression. If you plan on selling your home in the foreseeable future, then you should also consider that an entry door installation could give your listing an advantage over the competition in the area. You can use it as the cover photo in your listing, or impress buyers when they schedule an in-person tour!

Efficiency

Just like your windows, your door is an area which may be contributing to energy loss. Small cracks in the wood and breaks in the seal can allow air to flow in and out of your home with ease, and you’ll likely see an increase in your monthly energy bills as a result.

The candle test is one of the easiest ways to check your current entry door’s seal. Start by lighting a small candle, and then move it along the perimeter of your door. If the flame is steady, then your door probably isn’t letting air in. However, if the flame begins to dance and flicker, then it’s time to think about either resealing your door or purchasing a new one altogether.

Lifetime Guarantee

At Blue Springs Siding and Windows, we know that making an investment in your home is a big decision. You need to know that the company you choose will provide you with exceptional products, outstanding service, and be willing to help if you need anything after the installation has been completed. As Kansas City’s go-to window, siding, and door company, we’ve made it our mission to provide each and every one of our customers with the confidence they need to invest in their homes. All of our products and services are backed with a lifetime guarantee, and you won’t find a guarantee that sound anywhere else in the Kansas City area!

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