JELD-WEN’s five tips for a successful window and door installation It is important to have ENERGY STAR® rated windows and doors on new home builds and renovations, but it’s just as important to have them properly installed. Here are some important recommendations to make sure your installers follow when putting in new windows and doors. Safety The saying “safety first” is there for a reason as it should be the top priority for everyone involved in installing a new window or door. Anyone working in the area or even a homeowner wanting to check on the progress should be equipped with the necessary PPE to stay safe by wearing a respiratory mask, puncture protection level gloves, protective glasses, steel toe cap shoes and forearm cut protection. If your home was built prior to 1980, there are several precautions that need to be put in place for both the installer and homeowner.…