Enhabit recently surveyed more than 500 people about how well their homes fared during recent winter weather, which brought sustained low temperatures and heavy snowfall to some areas.
The extreme weather led to problems that may need to be addressed. Those who indicated that their home could have done better in some ways identified these concerns:
|Improvement||Number of Responses||Percent|
|Insulation and air sealing||178||54%|
|Better yard drainage||61||19%|
|Keeping water out of the basement||47||14%|
|A power backup system||45||14%|
|A new or repaired roof||34||10%|
|Keeping water out of the house||25||8%|
Enhabit can help
Help your home weather the extremes with professional advice from Enhabit. Our Home Advisors help you understand your options to improve the efficiency, safety, durability and health of your home.