Storm doors protect your exterior door from the elements and can help you save on your energy costs. There are a number of other advantages to installing storm doors at your home.
Available Storm Door Styles
There are three basic storm door styles available to homeowners.
A full view storm door includes a glass panel and a fully interchangeable screen panel. You can only use one of the panels at a time.
This style of storm door includes either a full or half screen which is always in position on the door. This option is convenient for homeowners, since it provides ventilation in the house during warmer months without to the hassle of removing (and then storing) either a glass or screen panel.
A retractable screen door has a panel that can be rolled up into the frame of the door when it is not in use. The screen is connected to the window of the storm door; when it is not in use, it rolls up on a tension dowel in the top of the door. It can provide a full-view door when not in use and a ventilating door when the screen is in use. Continue Reading →