As a renter, how can I draught-proof my home?

As a renter, how can I draught-proof my home?

» Blocking gaps and cracks around windows, doors, skirting boards and floorboards is usually the most cost-effective measure you can take to make your home more comfortable and can reduce heat loss by 15-25%.
» It is best to seek landlord approval before undertaking any caulking on internal and external windows, doors and cracks, as it can’t be removed easily.  You could also suggest they get a quote for insulating the property as this will increase the value of the home and they may be eligible for rebates (although, not currently - check here for updates: https://www.energy.gov.au/rebates



» A flexible gap sealant (such as No-more-gaps) is a simple, low profile option for most      minor gaps around windows and floorboards



» Gap-filler rod, door snakes, and weather-stripping tape are cheap materials that you      can easily install to stop draughts around doors and windows. If necessary, filler rods      and tape can later be removed carefully without damaging surfaces.
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