All Videos Tagged seal (Home Energy Pros) - Home Energy Pros 2014-09-02T06:19:52Z http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/video/listTagged?tag=seal&rss=yes&xn_auth=no How to Air Seal Your Attic: The Secret Home Improvement BEFORE Attic Insulation tag:homeenergypros.lbl.gov,2013-06-07:6069565:Video:119487 2013-06-07T17:30:53.237Z Corbett Lunsford http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/profile/CorbettLunsford <a href="http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/how-to-air-seal-your-attic-the-secret-home-improvement-before"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/LAS*pniJklpPyMQheNyb7Bk2wspEDChfASU0VOko-IiKIwlYK2U81WPVSTa1tuCL2tcE0hCtoMFIh0G8yZO8at3F93jUiAqM/1025479065.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Home Performance Diagnostics Author Corbett Lunsford gives a tour of an attic air sealing jobsite in Chicago, describing how and why to do this in your own home's attic- only serious DIY fanatics need apply. Using blower door testing, duct tightness testing, zonal pressure testing, and infrared thermography, Green Dream Group pinpointed lots of… <a href="http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/how-to-air-seal-your-attic-the-secret-home-improvement-before"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/LAS*pniJklpPyMQheNyb7Bk2wspEDChfASU0VOko-IiKIwlYK2U81WPVSTa1tuCL2tcE0hCtoMFIh0G8yZO8at3F93jUiAqM/1025479065.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Home Performance Diagnostics Author Corbett Lunsford gives a tour of an attic air sealing jobsite in Chicago, describing how and why to do this in your own home's attic- only serious DIY fanatics need apply. Using blower door testing, duct tightness testing, zonal pressure testing, and infrared thermography, Green Dream Group pinpointed lots of opportunities for improvement in our client's attic floor! Top plates of interior and exterior walls, plumbing penetrations, chimneys, and electrical junctions. Key Benefits of Spray Foam Insulation tag:homeenergypros.lbl.gov,2012-11-21:6069565:Video:98670 2012-11-21T16:28:12.467Z Carolyn Schinsky http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/profile/CarolynSchinsky <a href="http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/key-benefits-of-spray-foam-insulation"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/LUkSoAAjPxDB0hfO9WuMf6ozAzhrVa-7Uv*rFOyeEu1ouctEIPtz-7YZLGOrrXeTKSx3siRzV5FkFL6OZt5heTpgmYBXAScR/494753202.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>There are dozens of small gaps, cracks and holes around your electrical outlets, plumbing and electric lines. In fact, there are so many holes that when added together, they equal the size of an open door that allows the outside air to come right in. Using spray foam insulation to fill these gaps can drive down energy costs by as much as 30%, and give your heater/air… <a href="http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/key-benefits-of-spray-foam-insulation"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/LUkSoAAjPxDB0hfO9WuMf6ozAzhrVa-7Uv*rFOyeEu1ouctEIPtz-7YZLGOrrXeTKSx3siRzV5FkFL6OZt5heTpgmYBXAScR/494753202.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />There are dozens of small gaps, cracks and holes around your electrical outlets, plumbing and electric lines. In fact, there are so many holes that when added together, they equal the size of an open door that allows the outside air to come right in. Using spray foam insulation to fill these gaps can drive down energy costs by as much as 30%, and give your heater/air conditioner the break it deserves. Duct Sealing for Comfort, Energy and Indoor Air Quality tag:homeenergypros.lbl.gov,2010-12-03:6069565:Video:5278 2010-12-03T18:07:45.000Z David Ira Shepherd-Gaw http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/profile/DavidIraShepherdGaw <a href="http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/duct-sealing-for-comfort"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="135" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dge52W3JMtg3NT5mUFkmEcVcDMRCmTyxWzZo0OMELlwTn64SjtQXEbgxbk-QMgrwakxFwy54KNZii4W3ZoGXZto2Qn92YI3b/864609944.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=135" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>WSU Extension Energy Program's Energy Experts provide this informative video on sealing your HVAC system ducts. This is an extremely cost-effective energy efficiency action that also improves indoor air quality. This video shows how ducts move air, where common leaks are, and shows how to fix them. The video is for building professionals or do-it-yourself homeowners. Even if you… <a href="http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/video/duct-sealing-for-comfort"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dge52W3JMtg3NT5mUFkmEcVcDMRCmTyxWzZo0OMELlwTn64SjtQXEbgxbk-QMgrwakxFwy54KNZii4W3ZoGXZto2Qn92YI3b/864609944.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=135" width="240" height="135" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />WSU Extension Energy Program's Energy Experts provide this informative video on sealing your HVAC system ducts. This is an extremely cost-effective energy efficiency action that also improves indoor air quality. This video shows how ducts move air, where common leaks are, and shows how to fix them. The video is for building professionals or do-it-yourself homeowners. Even if you aren't planning to do the work yourself, this video shows why it is important to have it done.