A leaky house is significantly less energy efficient than a correctly sealed one. Understanding how to find air leaks in your house, sealing those leaks and scheduling a home energy assessment when warranted can help you maintain a comfortable living environment and lower your energy bills.
Start your air leak inspection on the interior. Here are four effective techniques for finding air leaks in your house:
Inspecting the exterior structure can also reveal potential leaks. Here are two methods for detecting air leaks from the outside:
After identifying significant air leaks, it’s time to deal with the issue. Here are the most effective strategies for sealing air leaks in your home:
A home energy assessment is valuable for identifying concealed air leaks and pinpointing areas of improvement. A professional energy auditor carries out this inspection, which includes the following:
While performing your own air leak tests is a good launching point, partnering 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 tailored solutions to maximize efficiency and comfort.
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