A leaky house is significantly less energy efficient than a correctly sealed one. Understanding how to detect air leaks in your house, sealing those leaks and scheduling a home energy assessment when warranted can help you create a relaxing living environment and lower your energy bills.
Begin your air leak inspection on the inside of your home. Here are four effective ways for locating air leaks in your house:
Studying the outer structure can also reveal potential leaks. Here are two strategies for discovering air leaks from the outside:
After pinpointing serious air leaks, it’s time to address the issue. Here are the best strategies for sealing air leaks in your home:
A home energy assessment is useful for spotting concealed air leaks and pinpointing areas of improvement. A professional energy auditor performs this inspection, which consists of the following:
While doing your own air leak tests is a good launching point, talking everything over with a professional is far more thorough. Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can help you improve your home’s air tightness with a comprehensive home energy assessment and customized solutions to boost efficiency and comfort.
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