Conductive Losses

Problems identified as conductive losses are: missing insulation, improperly installed or compressed insulation, shrinkage or settling of various insulating materials; excessive thermal bridging in joints between walls and the top and bottom plates; moisture damage to insulation and building materials; heat loss through multi-pane windows with a broken seal; leaks in water pipes; damaged heat ducts; location of, or leakage in buried steam lines, water lines or underground sprinkler systems, etc.