If it was not for the fact that you knew that automated commercial doors open on their own, you would be terrified every time one opened at the drop of a hat. However, it is still problematic when these doors open with a simple gust of wind. A lot of heat or air conditioning is lost to the opening of these doors when no one walks through them each time the wind causes the doors to slide open.
In certain regions and cities, having storm panels on your property is required by law. This does not necessarily mean that you need to have storm panels mounted directly on the outside of all of your doors and windows. In fact, most people prefer having removable panels that they keep in storage and then they just put them on when the weather necessitates it. However, there are many stylish permanent options that can actually add to the style of your home.
If you own a home with an exterior steel door, you are likely relieved that you don't have to worry about security with regards to the strength of your door. However, one problem that you might not have considered is that of mildew forming on your door. Here are some tips for fixing this problem and keeping it from happening again in the future so that you don't have to deal with it.