Seal Air Leaks

March 17, 2016

How to Find Air Leaks and Seal Them

You might have a state-of-the-art HVAC system with all the bells and whistles, but if your home isn’t properly weatherized, you’re still going to have a difficult time heating and cooling it affordably and effectively. This means both effective sealing to eliminate air leaks and proper insulation. Here we’ll mainly review air sealing. Any productive strategy for air sealing a home starts with finding where the air is leaking. You can do this yourself, basically for free, or else you […]
November 24, 2015

What to Do About Heat Loss in Your Home

In most homes, heat loss is a major source of wasted energy and money. Here is a brief explanation of residential heat loss and what you can do to correct the problem. Problems from Heat Loss Reduced indoor comfort: Heat loss means there will be areas with inconsistent temperatures inside your home. Some spots will be cooler than others, reducing overall comfort. Extra expense: When heated air leaks out of your home, you not only lose that air, but you […]
October 7, 2014

Fall’s the Time to Check for Air Leaks in Your Home

One of the best ways you can improve the comfort of your home and lower your energy bills at the same time is to find and seal air leaks. It’s a simple job that you can do yourself and can have significant benefits. All About Air Leaks Air leaks are exactly what they sound like, air going in and out of your home through holes and cracks in its exterior. During the hottest seasons, you lose your precious air conditioned […]
May 8, 2014

Tips to Sealing Air Leaks in Your Home

Many homeowners assume that sealing air leaks is only important in winter, and only in areas with harsh winters that are much colder than those we have here in Georgia. However, sealing air leaks is just as important in hot weather, and, with another scorching summer approaching, homeowners could save a lot of energy and money on air conditioning by sealing air leaks in their homes as soon as possible. The first step in the sealing process is detecting all of your home’s […]