Home Energy Assessments

Balanced Energy Solutions performs Home Performance with Energy Star audits, visual assessments, Do It Yourself consultations and everything in between. Identifying potential health and safety problems as well as potential building durability issues is our first priority when looking at any home. We take all of these things into account no matter what type of visit we perform. […]

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Air and Duct Sealing

Air sealing is the “must do” intervention before you perform any other insulation measure. It improves comfort, preserves building durability and can even save energy. Air sealing consists of sealing up cracks and holes between the interior and exterior of your home, including those pesky drafts around doors that are often the source of discomfort. […]

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Insulation

Air Sealing: Air sealing is the “must do” intervention before you perform any other insulation measure. It improves comfort, preserves building durability and can even save energy. Air sealing consists of sealing up cracks and holes between the interior and exterior of your home, including those pesky drafts around doors that are often the source of discomfort. While […]

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Roofing and Ventilation

Many homes we perform assessments on have roofs that are under-ventilated or poorly maintained. A watertight and properly ventilated roof is imperative when insulating an attic space. When you insulate your home, it changes the building dynamics. Attic insulation reduces the amount of heat loss from the home to the attic space, which in turn makes the bottom […]

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Windows and Doors

While windows might be low on the list of energy savings measures, they certainly rank high with clients on comfort improvement, usability, and aesthetics. If you are replacing single pane aluminum or wood windows with new double or triple pane windows, you will most likely notice a significant decrease in the draftiness of your home and feel more […]

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