Insulating Your Home
Between 50% and 70% of the energy used in the average home is used for heating and cooling. Correcting air leakage and insufficient insulation can have a significant effect on your heating and cooling costs. For proper energy-efficiency, your home should be insulated from to to bottom, including: the attic, exterior walls, floors, and foundations. Download this fact sheet to learn more about adding insulation, which insulation type is right for the area, and how to choose a contractor when needed.
- uninsulated walls
- meeting the R-value
- areas where insulation is often needed
- choosing a contractor