There are some very simple solutions that can solve home comfort issues and they do not involve replacing your windows or HVAC.
Drafts and cold areas can be properly diagnosed.
Problem: Feel drafts coming from different areas and it does not seem to make any sense?
What We Do: We can find the air leakage points with infrared and special air leakage testing so the guessing games can end.
Solution: Once issues are identified they become opportunities! We provide a written work scope with the right fix.
Problem: Having comfort issues in different areas of your home?
What We Do: Let us take a look and give you an evaluation by looking at a few key places around the house including the attic, crawl space and basement.
Result: Set a path forward to invest in the correct solutions rather than spend $ on the wrong ones
Excessive dust can be a sign of an inefficient home.
Problem: Does it seem like you just cleaned that ceiling fan last week and it is dusty again?
What We Do: Excessive dust could be a result of some very simple issues that can be fixed rather quickly and with very little expense.
Solutions: HVAC duct sealing, test exhaust fans and inspect for proper components, find connections to the outside of the home to seal.
Problem: Does it seem as though your HVAC is running all of the time?
What We Do: With a quick energy audit, information can be provided to guide you to lower bills and higher comfort.
Result: Determine exactly what problems around the house are costing you the most so you can attack them in the order in which they will provide the highest return on investment fastest!
Recommended Flat Attic R-Value for Maryland
These 5 things are likely affecting R-Values of the insulation around your home:
What can you do about any of these issues?
Building Performance Institute
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Having your home evaluated by Hometrust is a great way to identify your next home improvement project.
Certifications earned through the Building Performance Institute demonstrate our ability to:
- Find air leakage points around your home.
- Show you steps to improve energy efficiency.
- Use science to guide improvements to comfort.
- Educate you how to tighten your building's shell.
- Learn about these opportunties before it is too late.
- Provide a unique perspective on your home's overall performance.
- Determine the root cause of any problems.
- Assess current insulation effectiveness.
- Measure air flow.
- Evaluate windows, doors, siding and roofing.
- Put you in complete control of the outcome.
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