It does not matter if it is Summer or Winter, weatherproofing your front door will help keep out bugs and extreme temperatures. Here we will share some tips on how to add weather stripping to your front door. Weatherproofing will help you save money on energy bills and keep insects at bay. If you have $35 dollars and 20 minutes, you can DIY!
For a complete but inexpensive way to keep out the Summer heat or Winter cold, adding a self stick weather rubber foam strip around your doors edge will create a tight seal around your door. This tight seal not only keeps extreme temperatures from entering your home but will keep out the bugs too! You can also add a double draft door sweeper. This simple weatherproofing piece slides on the bottom portion of your door to keep air and bugs from entering from the bottom. Adding these 2 items will cost you around $35 dollars and will take about 20 minutes to install yourself. The video below shows just how easy it is to DIY.
How to Weatherstrip Doors – DIY Weatherization Solutions
If you are not sure which type of weatherstripping product you should purchase, here are multiple weatherstripping products with reviews and prices. Choose the best product to weatherize your door and save money on energy costs year around!
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