Weather-stripping your doors and windows is a cost-effective way to reduce energy waste. Weather stripping come in a variety of materials including wood, foam, metal, rubber, and vinyl. In order to determine the type of weather stripping you will need to seal a particular area, your will want to consider several factors. These include the amount of friction the area will receive, exposure to weather, and any cosmetic issues you are worried about. It is an easy project that even an inexperienced DIY’er can do and this tutorial will show you how to apply weather-stripping to your home.