Energy Tips

USE NATURAL SYTEMS TO IMPROVE ENERGY EFFICIENCY

To save money during this time of the year use natural systems to heat and cool your home. Here are some tips; Open your windows and allow the sun to shine into south facing windows. This is passive solar heating … Continue reading

Sources of Air Leaks in Your Home

Areas that leak air into and out of your home cost you lots of money.

  1. Dropped ceiling
  2. Recessed light
  3. Attic entrance
  4. Sill plates – Baseboards on exterior walls
  5. Water and furnace flues
  6. All ducts
  7. Doors and frames
  8. Chimney flashing
  9. Windows and frames
  10. Electrical outlets and switches
  11. Plumbing and utility access
  12. Cable TV penitrations