There is a moment every Baltimore winter when you can’t seem to find the cause of the draft in your home. It could potentially be emanating from a window that isn’t shut or sealed correctly. Even the smallest of cracks can make homes uncomfortable and frosty, potentially resulting in:
Consistent with the Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star program, you can save 10 percent on your monthly energy bill, or 20 percent of your heating and cooling costs, with correctly sealed windows. To help limit spending and reduce drafty air from flowing into your home, it’s important to be able to identify where these window drafts could be coming from and why. Here are some useful tips to identify your Baltimore home’s drafts and examine for issues:
Once you’ve recognized where the draft or air leakage is deriving from, the next step is to address the source of the draft or air leakage. As always, give the specialists in Baltimore a call at (800) 324-6581 with any further questions or potential replacement needs.