The attic here was underinsulated and allowed the unconditioned air of the attic to enter the living areas.
To insulate this attic we blew in over 20 inches of cellulose insulation.
The insulation in these rim joists is not as effective as it could be. and the holes that allow the pipes to move through the floor also allow cold air into the home.
Our CleanSpace matting prevents mold, mildew, and rot by separating the home from the typically damp and dirty conditions of a crawl space.
This home now has a clean area that is separate from the dirt below. When using the correct matting this area can be used effectively as a large storage space.
The insulation seen here makes for a better air seal around the home
This attic hatch prevents air from escaping the home into the attic. This is a common way heat is lost in a home and this easy solution will help the homeowner considerably.
This customer was spending more than they needed to in order to keep their home comfortable, so they called DBS Residential Solutions in Duluth to assess the most effective changes that could be made to maintain a comfortable environment. Our specialist completes a home energy audit to determine the most effective solutions. In this situation, our specialist and the homeowner decided that it would be best to use blow-in insulation in the attic and to encapsulate and insulate the crawl space.