The polar vortex is not just coming, it’s already here. The cold air from the arctic is slowly creeping southwards to envelop the central United States in a blanket of cold air. Only the southwest, along with Hawaii and Alaska, are going to escape its effects. If you live in the central United states, then you’re bound to end up chilly as you are subjected to the core of the cold air’s effects.
If you’re one of the 200 million Americans set to be affected by the current polar vortex, then you’re probably not looking forward to all the inconveniences involved with just staying warm through it. Despite all your preparations, you just know that cold is going to come creeping in, and that’s no fun however you cut it.
This might be a good time to buy your house in Omaha NE replacement windows.
It’s a fact that drafty doors and windows are a major source of heat loss in our houses; we lose up to 20% of the heat we generate that way. While caulking, weatherstripping, and layering insulation onto your windows is going to make a difference, if you’re still using old, single-pane windows on your home, then you’re probably still going to end up really, really, cold as the effects of the polar vortex seep in and settle.
So what to do? Buy your house in Omaha a window replacement—a double-pane window replacement.
Utilizing the newest technologies, the latest double-pane windows keep a lot more of the heat in and, therefore, a lot more of the cold out. Together with the latest, most energy-efficient window frames, and coupled with some good caulking and weatherstripping, you can effectively seal your home against the cold. There really is no need to have to suffer through the effects of the vortex.