Why Do You Need Energy Assessments In Chester, MA?
Whether you are heating or cooling your Chester home, an energy efficiency assessment will help tremendously. There are many areas of your home that could be wasting all that warm air in the winter and leaking out the cool air during our hot months. Call the experts at American Installations who have the state of the art tools and equipment to locate all the problem areas. You’ll find out exactly what you need to do to make your Chester home more energy efficient and comfortable.
Keep Your Warm Air In To Save Energy
Nearly every home in Chester and across America now has some type of heating and cooling system for a comfortable indoor climate. This equipment takes up a lot of energy to run, and is likely the biggest user of power in your Chester, MA home, especially in the winter time.
Whether you have a gas or electric heater, the last thing you want is to see your warm air escape through places in your home that could be fixed up tighter.
Keeping that treated air in is important for your comfort and energy efficiency of your Chester home. Having leaking windows, doors, attic spaces, and walls is what is costing so much in your utility bill as all that warm air escapes.
The solution is having a Chester energy assessment done to see exactly where you are loosing your treated air or where the outdoor air is infiltrating your home. You may have insulation that’s missing, siding that isn’t sealed up tight, cracks and broken seals around your doors and windows, single pane windows that do nothing to keep out the cold, or hidden areas where your treated air escapes.
Why Blown-In Cellulose Insulation Is Better For Your Chester Home
There are many benefits to blown-in cellulose insulation over insulation batts. Batts are generally made of fiberglass and cotton and are woven together into a form. Blown-in cellulose insulation offers small chunks of cellulose that comes from recycled newspaper.
Immediately, you can see that cellulose is a greener option. With the smaller chunks, the insulation can fit anywhere and you won’t have to deal with torn out siding or walls.
Another reason you’ll want this product and method of insulation your home is energy savings. You can effectively see a 30% or more drop in your Chester home’s energy bill.
After 21 years in the home energy efficiency business, we’ll always recommend blown-in cellulose insulation over any other. American Installations can assess the energy efficiency, ventilation, and sealing of your Chester home so you know what to improve enjoy more energy savings.