3 Signs of Poor Home Insulation

Checking Insulation

90% of Homes are Said to Be Under Insulated

Insulation is a very important part of your home. With that said, 90% of homes are reportedly under insulated. So where is the disconnect? It stems from people not realizing that their home is under insulated, and not understanding the consequences of it. MAK Roofing & Construction offers spray foam insulation services for residents of El Paso, TX. If you are unaware of the symptoms, check out these 4 signs of poor home insulation:

Cool Drafts

If you are going off of “feel”, regular cool drafts during the winter months indicate a problem with your exterior. Sometimes these drafts are felt in certain spots throughout your home. Make sure all windows and doors are completely shut. If they are, and the draft is still apparent, you will more than likely require professional assistance.

High Energy Bills

One way to get homeowners to notice the problem is by pointing to their money. If you find that the monthly energy bills are excessive for no apparent reason, it is likely due to either hot or cold air sneaking in through the exterior of your home. Get this corrected immediately with spray foam application from MAK Roofing & Construction.

Pest Infestation

If you find a squirrels, mice, rats, possum, or any other type vermin in your home’s interior, it could be due to poor insulation. The same crevices that air leaks through can be infested by animals and insects. Needles to say, this situation calls for immediate professional assistance. Call 915-691-0532 for spray foam insulation in El Paso, TX.