What Is Insulation & Air Sealing & What Are the Benefits?
Air that leaks through your home’s outer walls, doors, basements, and windows wastes a lot of energy, increases your energy bills, and can lead to an unhealthy indoor environment. Adding insulation and air sealing is one of the easiest ways to increase the comfort and save energy in your home.
Benefits of effective air sealing and insulation include:
- Reduce Health Risks — if done properly, air sealing and insulation reduce the risk of moisture-related mold and rot
- Air Quality — air sealing and insulation improve indoor air quality by preventing dust and pollutants from entering your home
- Boost Comfort — air sealing and insulation eliminate drafts and reduce outside noise, keeping you comfortable all year-round
- Savings — properly installed air sealing and insulation lower your monthly energy bills