Common Sources of Air Leaks
Posted On: 2/11/2016 3:34 PM
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Where Is Your Home (Probably) Leaking?
In the winter, cold air can leak in near the bottom of the home while warm air escapes near the top--this is the “stack effect.” Here are the key leaky areas:
- Dropped Soffit
- Duct Register
- Attic Hatch
- Recessed Light
- Dryer Vent
- Rim Joist