Common Home Energy Problems

Common Home Energy Problems

There's no room for guesswork when it comes to improving your home's energy efficiency. There are simply too many features, details and conditions to identify and evaluate. Dr. Energy Saver's Complete Home Energy Checkup includes in-depth inspections, tests and calculations that determine exactly how your house is using and losing energy. The result is a comprehensive diagnosis of energy problems and a prioritized prescription for improvements that will maximize energy savings.

Air Sealing
  1. Air leakage into attic
  2. Mold on roof sheathing
  3. Air leaks around recessed lights
  4. Air leaks around electrical outlets
  5. Air leaks through chimney damper
  6. Air leaks around attic stair
  7. Leaky basement windows
  8. Air infiltration around rim joist
  9. Vented crawl space
  10. Air leaks around weatherstripping
  11. Air leaks around dryer vent
  12. Air leaks around outdoor faucet
  13. Air leaks through vent chase
  1. Missing insulation
  2. Inadequate attic insulation
  3. Uninsulated basement wall
  4. Moldy fiberglass insulation
Appliances & Electronics
  1. Phantom electrical loads
  2. Inefficient refrigerator
  3. Inefficient dishwasher
  4. Inefficient washing machine
Water Heating
  1. Inefficient water heater
  2. Missing pipe insulation
Water Conservation
  1. Improper showerhead
  2. Water-wasting toilet
  1. Backdrafting from furnace
  2. Leaky ductwork
  3. Uninsulated ducts
  4. Outdated furnace
  5. Improperly vented bath fan
  6. Inadequate attic ventilation
  1. Non-IC rated recessed lights
  2. Inefficient incandescent lights

There's only one place to go for the most complete home energy evaluation available. Call or email Dr. Energy Saver today to schedule your energy evaluation so you can begin saving energy and money on your utility bills.

our service area

We serve the following areas

New Hampshire
  • Alton
  • Alton Bay
  • Barnstead
  • Barrington
  • Center Barnstead
  • Dover
  • East Wakefield
  • Farmington
  • Gilmanton
  • Gilmanton Iron Works
  • Madbury
  • Milton
  • Milton Mills
  • New Castle
  • New Durham
  • Rochester
  • Rollinsford
  • Sanbornville
  • Somersworth
  • Strafford
  • Union
  • Wolfeboro
  • Acton
  • Alfred
  • Berwick
  • Cape Neddick
  • East Waterboro
  • Eliot
  • Kennebunk
  • Kennebunkport
  • Kittery
  • Kittery Point
  • Lebanon
  • North Berwick
  • North Waterboro
  • Ogunquit
  • Sanford
  • Shapleigh
  • South Berwick
  • Springvale
  • Waterboro
  • Wells
  • West Newfield
  • York
Our Locations:

Dr. Energy Saver Seacoast by D.F. Richard Energy
124 Broadway
Dover, NH 03820