Sealing and Insulating a Home

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Sealing and Insulating a Home has earned an average of 4.44 out of 5 stars from 457
$29.97
This course is iPad compatible. This course describes some of the most important aspects of sealing and insulating a home. It begins with background information on the three ways in which heat is transferred. Following this, a number of ways in which the energy efficiency of a home can be assessed are described. An explanation of R-Value then leads into a discussion of the various types of insulation. Some resources for checking for financial incentives are listed before the second chapter gives specifics for how to check a home for air leaks and insulation levels. Areas of the house are prioritized with a substantial amount of time spent discussing the attic, the most important place to seal and insulate well. Two attic projects are described in detail: sealing the attic and insulating the attic. Finally, a discussion of important considerations in other areas of the house is presented.

Chapter list:

1. Introduction to Energy Efficiency
2. Analyzing and Upgrading a Homes Energy Efficiency
3. Ch 3 - Final Exam

Course ratings and reviews

McKissock is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 457.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This was a great course! As a home owner and a home inspector, I have become more knowledgeable regarding insulation dos and don'ts
Date published: 2018-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is a great class. Full of current information. This is not just a mundane task. This is actually enjoyable and challenging, far from being boring. A great experience so far!!!
Date published: 2018-05-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The McKissock courses are quality designed and can save time and money with convenience.
Date published: 2016-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The McKissock courses are quality designed and can save time and money with convenience.
Date published: 2016-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great information, concise and usable. Great presentation and the comment section was useful to see what others have to say and are concerned about.
Date published: 2016-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great information, concise and usable. Great presentation and the comment section was useful to see what others have to say and are concerned about.
Date published: 2016-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great course! Agent or not, this is important information!
Date published: 2016-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very interesting information provided in this course. Helpful to self & customers
Date published: 2016-06-21
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