Energy Tip of the Week 15: DIY Caulking and Weatherstripping

  • Caulking and weatherstripping are simple, cheap DIY projects that help keep cool air inside and hot air outside (and vice versa in the winter).

 

  • Caulking should be used for stationary house components.

 

  • Weatherstripping is used for house components that move, such as doors and operable windows.

 

  • Not sure where to check for leaks? This article offers some tips.

 

  • You could reduce your energy bill by about 10%!