What is Air Sealing?
The purpose of Air-sealing is stop air leakage and movement through basement/crawl space, exterior walls, band boards and attic/roofs areas.
Why is this important?
The goal is to seal the house up from unwanted air flows.
Studies have shown that a house without air-seal losses 20% of heating and air conditioning to the outdoors!
How is Air Sealing done?
Air-sealing is sealing all the cracks in the exterior walls and attic areas. Typically a combination of caulk and spray foam is used depending on the size of the gap and application.
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