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Fixing proper windows and doors may help preventing the entry of insects inside the house.

Carrie also e-mailed this comment on rodents. It's true, rodents are very attracted to where warmth is leaking out of a building.

"One interesting related fact is that rodents are adept at finding air currents coming from interior spaces and once they detect these, they wriggle in to find shelter."

Descriptive but good post which tells clearly the aspects of windows and door installation. Thanks a lot.

I agree. Those troublesome gaps around badly installed windows and doors can also be exit or entry channels for heat; hence requiring more energy to be consumed in maintaining the temperature indoors. Thus, you get two benefits from making sure that your doors and windows are properly installed: you keep the pests out while you keep the heat in (or out during the summer).

If you are planning to build your own house, make sure that you don't have this decorative elements such as lattices and vines climbing up the side of buildings because these can also provide bird roosting sites and a handy ladder for roof rats.

Such a helpful post. Recently my heating contractors told me about the importance of windows and doors that really close tight. It was some helpful info, glad others know of it as well! Now that I think about the added bonus of keeping insects out, it is even more important. Just shows you that if you really do your homework on a problem there are many little issues that go a long way to fixing it

I guess it would also be useful to have a ( windows and doors installation event before fixing anything. After that, fix up whatever needs to be fixed. Have to fix a ton of things in Calgary cause of the cold. But its worth it.

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I'll have to make sure that my ( windows and doors installation was done correctly, so that I can defend my house against pests. We got some annoying ones up here in Calgary.

Thank you for sharing this information! I've been looking for a company that does installation of windows and doors (e.g.,, since we're remodeling our home soon.

These are some great tips on how to keep pests out! I can see how all of them help to keep them out. It's hard to believe that I didn't think of some of these little things that would help out. Thanks for sharing!

Thanks for posting this! I'm so interested in stuff like this. What kind of pests are most prevalent where you live?

Thanks for sharing this article! I have a friend who is in need of windows doors installation calgary and she has been very busy with all different kinds of things! can you tell me where I might be able to find more information like this? Thanks!

I HATE it when little bugs and other insects can get into your house through doors or windows easily! For me, it's really important to have my windows and doors in calgary properly installed and fitted with rubber door sweeps to ensure absolutely no bugs get in!

Awesome info on windows doors installation calgary. I really appreciate your insights as I'm getting ready to replace mine.

Thanks for sharing. I talked with a friend that does windows doors installation in calgary i was surprised at how much money you can save if they are done right.

I need some of these windows and doors to keep all the bugs out. I hate having pests in the house.

I am impressed by how thorough this is. I was hearing from windows and doors ottawa that what you said about a door being well designed and installed is really true and vital.

It is true. Windows and doors are your first line of defense against pests and they need to be pretty impenetrable.

That's good idea, that door would prevent access of pest provided it does not scratch the floor.

One time I moved into a new house and I hadn't checked how well the windows and doors fit their frames. My back door didn't fit well at all. Whenever it was reasonably windy dirt would drift in a few feet inside my house! I had to keep sweeping multiple times a day just to keep a handle on things. And there were quite a few bugs there. I wish I would have thought to get a new door at the time. It would have made things a lot nicer!

Anita Mas

Thanks for sharing this article, nice job.

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