Sealing windows and adding insulation to your home can take as much as 30 percent off your heating bill, according to the U.S. Department of Energy.
Time is money, the old adage goes, but so is a well-winterized house. Stopping air leakages can take as much as 30 percent off your heating bill, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Check out these three tips for closing up air leaks around your home: Try out these local businesses for help getting started with some home improvements: In Lynnfield, one local business to check with about more efficient window options is Lynnfield Glass Co. on Salem Street near the rotary. For a local hardware store option, try Hart's Hardware on Main Street in Wakefield. Also in the area: The Home Depot on Route 1 or the Lowe's on Andover Street in Danvers.