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Our Home Energy Audit
Our team of independent, Building Performance professionals will scientifically evaluate your home using state-of-the-art technology to identify trouble spots for energy loss.
The result from the tests will be provided to you along with an Ardently GreenPrint, an informative report – written in clear, easy-to-understand language – that can help you make informed decisions about your improvement options. Click her to learn more about how our Ardently GreenPrint will help you understand your home’s performance better.
These home performance diagnostic test and tools may include:
A powerful fan is safely mounted onto the frame of the front door to determine your home's air tightness.
Used in conjunction with the blower door, measures the leakiness of the house and specific rooms or areas.
Thermal imaging camera used to identify air leaks, moisture and insulation voids.
Checks the safety and efficiency of combustion equipment (gas furnace, boiler, water heater)
Draft, Flue and Spillage Test:
Safety tests to ensure combustion equipment is operating correctly.
Ambient Carbon Monoxide Test:
Indoor air quality test measures CO levels throughout house.
Gas Leakage Detector:
Safety test identifies gas leaks.
Duct leakage diagnostic tool used with Blower Door and pressure gauge to identify exterior air leakage in duct systems.
Solutions we recommend
Based on the results of the home energy audit, we’ll recommend specific solutions and anticipated costs for improving the comfort, energy efficiency and environmental health of your home.
Our plan will include specific recommendations that can be implemented by the homeowner or professional contractor. Our goal is to provide practical solutions that are easy to implement and provide a return on your investment.
- Air Sealing
- HVAC Equipment Repair or Replacement
- Windows and Doors
- Duct Sealing
- Alternative Energy Solutions
- Green Living Tips and Techniques
Professional installed products
For the parts of the plan requiring a professional, Ardently Green will provide an estimate to complete the work using the best products, properly installed and without surprises. If you elect to implement the plan with Ardently Green, we’ll credit 10% of the cost of the Energy Retrofit work - up to the full cost of the Energy Audit - back to you.
We are so confident that our actions will result in measurable improvements, we will re-test the home to validate your investment.