Attic near Cheshire, OR Has Air Leaks Sealed and Insulation to R-49 Level
This home's attic did not have enough insulation to keep in the warm air, so the homeowner was cold in the winter. This comes from all the cracks where air was leaking out of the attic plus the inadequate level of insulation. Even though there was some attic insulation (see the Before photo), there were too many places where it was inadequate. Warm air likes to find its way out, and this attic gave it ample places to escape. Our Insulation Crew sealed the air leaks and then blew in TruSoft cellulose insulation to the R-49 level (see After photo) that is recommended as the minimum level to be effective.
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All the heat that you pump throughout your home in the winter can cost more than you anticipated. One of the largest reasons for the high bill you see every month is that your home is not properly insulated and the heat is escaping outside. Josh Lowe's Dr. Energy Saver is your Cheshire expert for all types of insulation including rigid foam, attic, crawl space, blown-in, and spray foam insulation. Wherever the air is escaping we can insulate it whether it be through walls, your basement, your attic, or in the crawl spaces.
Our goal is to make your Cheshire home more comfortable, more health friendly, and less expensive to heat and cool. In our energy audit evaluation, we inspect your home and provide reports on the condition of major systems like ductwork and insulation. We then check air leakage areas throughout the house to identify weak points where you are losing energy. We then provide recommendations with realistic expectations for energy improvements and offer a free estimate for proposed work.
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Cheshire, OR Attic Now Has Enough Insulation to be Effective
This attic in a home near Cheshire, OR had a bit of insulation (see photo) but not enough to do much good to make their home more comfortable year-round.
Our insulation specialists removed all the existing insulation, which then allowed them access to all the leaky areas around the edges and where parts of the attic connected. They sealed these, then they blew in Tru-Soft™ cellulose to the R-49 level.
Both these solutions helped make their home more comfortable year-round.