As the leaves start to fall, it is time to start thinking about fall weather energy savings. These measures can make your home more efficient and help lower your energy bill.
Let’s start outside:
-Replace missing or damaged roof shingles.
-Trim tree limbs resting on your home.
-Make sure flashings around your chimney are sealed properly sealed.
– Clean the gutters and make sure that downspouts are pointed away from the house.
-Clean vents and other heating components.
-Replace your furnace filter regularly.
-Hire a qualified professional to inspect the furnace.
Doors and Windows:
-Replace worn weather stripping around doors and windows.
-Caulk gaps around windows and doors.