Improve Your Winter with a Home Energy Audit

A home energy audit is one of the fundamental steps towards whipping your house into shape, reducing your energy consumption, and saving money on your utility bills.  “Yeah okay, I know I need to switch my light bulbs,” you might say. “My house already has insulation, I don’t need any of that fancy infrared imaging stuff,” you might think

If that’s the case, a home energy audit will likely surprise you more than you think. Because, a) it’s not about the lightbulbs (well, it’s only partially about the lightbulbs), and b) the purpose of an energy audit is to reveal things that you don’t know about your house (e.g. that your insulation has settled or wasn’t installed properly to begin with, or that the gaping cracks in your attic floor are causing more heat loss than all your antique windows put together).

Here are 5 ways that having an energy audit this fall will improve your life this winter:

1) Comfort.

Drafts. Cold rooms. These are not caused by ghosts, but by physics. We'll pinpoint the exact source of each of them, and give you a blueprint for eliminating them for good.

2) Money.

Heat costs money, and the heat escaping through air leaks and poorly insulated walls represents dollars out the window. Making a few low-cost improvements can save you a ton.

3) Safety.

Our team of energy auditors are trained to evaluate the functionality and safety of combustion appliances within your home, and to diagnose potential safety issues. Additionally, we will analyze your home’s indoor air quality to determine whether inadequate ventilation could lead to respiratory problems for you and your family.

4) Surprise Prevention.

Ever have an ice dam spring up unexpectedly on your roof? Or a surprise wet spot in your ceiling caused by said ice dam? Or an electricity bill that’s 2x what last month’s was, and you don’t know why? Surprises are good at Christmas, but maybe not other times of the year.  Especially when it is going to affect your new roof, or allow water to intrude into your walls! A home energy audit can help you pinpoint potential energy and building issues down the road, so you can prevent them at the source.

5) Knowledge.

Above all, perhaps the most compelling part of a home energy audit is that it serves as something of an owner’s manual for your home: it pinpoints its deficiencies, it directs you to fix them, and helps you understand how each of your home’s individual components are inextricably linked -- something few single-serving contractors can provide (horror stories abound of homeowners dropping tens of thousands on new windows, not realizing that that’s not what they needed--the home stays cold, the bills stay high).

Even if you can’t make all the improvements you’d like to before the first snow flies, a home energy audit will give you a detailed blueprint of the improvements that will give you the most bang for your buck. Which means a more comfortable, safer family, with more spare cash for Christmas presents. Not a bad deal.




Helpful for me

Your fashion is surely unique in comparison to other human beings I actually have study stuff from. Thanks for posting whilst you've got the opportunity, Guess all readers will e-book mark this submit. I already did it.

Outdoor Umbrella

It is incredibly valuable and extraordinary articles and I like this article. We can without quite a bit of an extend understand this article in light of the way that the author did not use outrageous and horrendous tongues and obviously demonstrates every one of the information about the topic. Thanks

I’ve read about home energy auditing

I’ve read about home energy auditing and its benefits. However, what I don’t know is how to contact someone to provide this service. You can use writing services to help make a post in this regard in case you don’t have the time to do it yourself.

I read your excellent post.

I read your excellent post. After reading this post, i really appreciate your effort and my request is to please share us more post in future. Keep it up.
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore
massage center in lahore

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.