weatherstripping

April 23, 2015

Got Chills? Make Sure Your Home Is Properly Weatherized

If your home gets chilly, you should ensure your home is properly weatherized. A weatherized home remains quite comfortable on any day. Here are some ways you can weatherize your Peachtree City home: Add caulk around any opening in your home’s exterior structure, starting with doors and window frames. You need to make sure any openings around the frame are sealed with caulk. Exterior openings, like dryer vents, electrical outlets, water spigots and air conditioning hoses, should also be sealed. Install weatherstripping […]
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 […]
July 10, 2014

Easy Ways to Reduce Dust Particles in Your Home

A certain level of dust in your home should be expected, but if you’re not careful it can build up to the point where it damages your indoor air quality and threatens your health. Dust is often known to trigger allergy symptoms or exacerbate conditions like asthma. You can reduce dust levels in your home by doing the following: Regularly replace air filters: The air filter in your HVAC system traps many small particles including dust. When it gets clogged […]
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 […]