home improvement projects Inc.

License # 1020782

Thermal Envelope


Check and reseal sliding glass doors

Check and reseal windows

Check and Change HVAC Filter 

Replace or install weather strips on all exterior doors

Simple things that can be done on a weekend

Lets talk about the thermal envelope of you home to a lot of you might be wondering what the thermal envelope is. It is the boundary lines of that separate the inside living area from the outside elements. Not having a good thermal envelope will not only make you home hot in the summer and cold in the winter it will also put a strain on your HVAC system causing you to need to run it more and using more energy in whatever season it is. you can start by installing Dual pane windows adding insulation concentrating on the joints of the house(where two corners connect) as well as making sure the subflooring is sealed correctly around the foundation area.