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How much heat is lost through the attic?
Last Updated: 18th February, 2020
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Hereof, how much heat is lost through an uninsulated attic?
In an uninsulated home, around 35 percent of heat loss is through the walls and 25 percent is lost through the roof. The remaining 40 percent is lost through doors, windows and the floor.
Additionally, how much heat is lost through a window? The Thermal Envelope Give or take, about 25% of the heat produced by your boiler will escape through the roof of your home. About 35% of the heat will escape through the walls and through gaps, in and around windows and doors, and about 10% of heat will disappear through the floor.
what percentage of heat is lost through the roof?
Where do homes lose the most heat?
The Walls The place your house loses the most heat is also the hardest to do anything about! Your home loses 35% of its heat through the walls. It's lost through poor insulation, holes in the interior or exterior walls, improperly attached vents, and more.