Home performance is something you should take seriously, especially if you want an energy efficient home.
In your insulation research you’re likely reading a lot about R-Value and how important it is, but how much are you seeing information about creating an air seal?
As the temperature drops and you kick on your furnace have you noticed condensation forming on your walls?
If you’re researching insulation for your home, you’re likely seeing a lot about sealing the building envelope.
It’s too hot or it’s too cold and no matter how you try you can’t get your home to maintain a constant temperature.
You are having a professional energy audit done in your home where the auditor will perform a blower door test.
The best way to find air leaks in your home is with a blower door test during a professional energy audit.
If you’re doing research to make your home more energy efficient, then you’re probably seeing a lot about building science.
Is the bonus room above your garage anything but comfortable and inviting?
Just think about all that wonderful outdoor air creating an airstream moving from the bottom of your house all the way through up to the attic.