Signs Of Winter
You may have seen these tiny white puffs floating in the air today around 7:00 AM. If you missed that, just walk into a store and you will observe the sights of rock salt, fir trees to decorate and shovels. Yep, it is on its way…. WINTER!
So since you cannot deny the temperatures, have you started to winterize your home? A 1/8 inch gap under a 36-inch-wide door that will let in cold air as if a 2.4 inch diameter hole was punched in a wall.
Energy.gov is a great resource to help eliminate drafts in the home. Here is where they suggest checking.
On the outside of your house, inspect all areas where two different building materials meet, including:
Inside your home, inspect the following areas for any cracks and gaps that could cause air leaks: