How to air seal and insulate your basement (video)
Most homes in Vermont can be made more comfortable by properly air-sealing and adding insulation. This How To focuses on one of the most important areas of the home for weatherization: the basement.
Watch this video for professional tips on air-sealing and insulating your basement. Locate common problem areas and learn how to seal them. Explore the types of insulation that work best in a basement. Then download our printable flier.
- Silicone, acrylic latex caulk and/or low-expansion foam for air sealing
- High-temperature (heat-resistant) caulk for sealing around flues and chimneys
- Appropriate board insulation products depending on project