Care and Maintenance

Beauty, craftsmanship and quality are what make HMI Aluminum Storm Doors the most sought after storm doors on the market.

HMI Storm Doors are engineered to provide years of trouble free enjoyment. Your door is manufactured with special attention paid to the details. Rich powder coated color finishes add to the beauty and luster of your door.

To maintain your warranty and keep your storm door as beautiful as the first day it was installed, follow these maintenance instructions.

Normal Environments

Wash and apply protectant every 6 months.

Harsh Environments

At installation apply protectant, and then every 3 months wash and apply protectant.

Washing Your Door

Wash your door and glass using only mild dish washing detergent, warm water, and a soft cloth. Do not use harsh detergents. Rinse thoroughly with a gentle water spray.

  • Avoid harsh cleaners. Examples of such cleaners are: glass cleaners, ammonia, bleaches, grease removers, detergents containing organic solvents, nail polish removers, and furniture polishes.
  • Only wash or apply protectant when door is cool to the touch.
  • Avoid chemical sprays such as lawn pesticides and fertilizers.

Applying Protectant

After washing the door apply a non-powdering wax or protectant such as “Turtle Wax Express Shine”. Apply to the outside door face and edges, following the directions on the product label.