Video: How to insulate your basement
Most homes in Vermont can save an average of $375 a year by properly air-sealing and adding insulation. Watch this video for professional tips on air-sealing and insulating your basement. Locate common problem areas and learn how to seal them. In addition, explore the types of insulation that work best in a basement.
How to insulate your basement
- 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
Rebates and resources
We offer technical guidance and rebates to help cover the cost of DIY insulation projects or professional weatherization services.