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Old 11-18-2010, 12:45 PM   #1
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I have just got my first house and I need to make it more effficent. When the front door is closed i can see light comming in and my heat going out. It does have weather stipping (the one that you just push in to the crack). I guess for some reason the bottom corner just does not like to touch the weather stip. Does any one have any ideas or know of a better weather stip to fix this problem?


On a side note I would also like to make my garage more efficient as well. I can see some light around the door and I am thinking about putting insulation on the door it self. What do you think or do you have any other or better ideas?

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Old 11-18-2010, 01:02 PM   #2
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If your door sweep is worn out, you may see light coming out of the corner.

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Old 11-18-2010, 01:58 PM   #3
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I have highlighted in red the areas that have light comming in. Also it is a brand new house so nothing is warn yet but things are settling in. Wile it is settling i do not want to pay a fortune for electricity. lol

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