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If you find yourself struggling to stay warm in the winter, even with your heating system working well, it may be because of drafts. Drafts in your home are a costly problem because they make your heating and cooling system work harder just to keep your home comfortable. If you’re struggling with a drafty home, finding and stopping those drafts can help you reduce your discomfort and your energy bills. Here’s a closer look at how you can find drafts, and what you can do when you do.
If you live in a drafty house, the first step to remedy the problem is to determine the source of the leaks and drafts. Doors and windows are most likely culprits, but which ones? Here are some tips to help you find out:
If you’ve performed these tests and found that you have a draft problem, then it’s time to take action. You will need to act to stop the effect of the drafts on your home. You have three basic options to consider to deal with your costly air leak. These are:
For help with window and door replacement in the greater Columbus area, reach out to the team at APCO. You can call 614-254-5489 or contact our window and door solutions experts online for a free consultation to discuss your needs.