When it comes time to make improvements
to your home you always want to make sure you’re
making the smartest investment possible so you get
the best return from that investment. While there’s more
than likely an endless list of things that
need done around the house, one that continues to top a
variety of lists is replacement entry doors.
According to the National Association of Realtors® and Remodeling magazine’s 2015 Cost vs.
fiberglass replacement entry doors may recoup
more than 72 percent of their cost once
you sell your home, with steel entry doors getting back more than 100 percent of the cost upon resale of the home.
Amazed? You shouldn’t be when you
think about it. Entry doors serve a huge
role when it comes to the curb appeal of your home. Not only that, but they also
help create the essence of your home for your family, as well
as any guests you have.
While you may not be prepping
to buy or sell a home, making these updates doesn’t
only help resale value; they can be the piece of your home that unifies
everything or adds a nice
focal point. No matter if it’s steel, wood or fiberglass, replacement entry
doors are a great investment in your home.
Of course, newer replacement entry doors also mean that you can utilize the advancements
made in their creation as well. As with the majority of products
and industries, time has brought about better ways of creating
things, even replacement entry doors.
New techniques and approaches mean that you may
potentially see lower
energy costs due to better fit and tighter seals of doors created now. They also help keep the
Decatur weather at bay when temperatures
reach their highest and lowest points during the year.
While it may not seem like an overt choice when you decide you want to improve
your home, replacement entry doors might be the perfect
solution. Whether your reasoning is the return on
investment or you just want to draw more eyes to your
home’s beauty, it’s worth considering when the time is right. Drop
by Pella Windows and Doors’s Decatur showroom today, give us a call at
217-423-7722 or set
up an appointment with us online to view all of the possibilities
available to you.