The cold can wreak havoc on your home. These simple projects not only can keep it running smoothly; they can pay for themselves—and then some.
Close storm windows
Make sure every last one is shut tight and you could save as much as 10 percent in heating costs. For standard up-and-down sliding storms, check all four corners to see that they are engaged in the tracks, with the outer storm pressed as high as it will go and the inner storm at the very bottom of the track.