Home Energy Audit | Attic & Basement Insulation | Portland, Maine

Home Energy Audit | Attic & Basement Insulation | Portland, Maine

This energy audit depicts classic cape and bungalow solutions dealing with knee wall, enclosed slope and attic flat insulation issues. 

In December we performed an energy audit on this small, very nice home that really needs some weatherization attention. Recently moved in less than one year ago, the homeowners had already experienced high heating costs, drafty and inconsistent heating, and bad ice damming issues. With the inefficiencies we found they will also no doubt experience hot temperatures in the 2nd floor bedrooms this summer - all stemming from insufficient R Value (amount of insulation) and air leakage leading to devalued insulation.

Read More