Case Studies

Al W.

Overview Al W. is concerned about saving the Earth. While he updated the mechanical system in his home, he knew more could be done to make his home energy efficient. Problem Ecotelligent started by conducting an energy audit. During the audit, we found that the attic insulation was below ENERGY STAR levels and had multiple […]

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The Miller Family

Overview The Miller family was experiencing drastically different temperatures throughout their 1900’s farm house home causing them to be uncomfortable and concerned with their carbon footprint. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team started with an energy audit. During the audit, we found a lack of proper insulation in the attic, basement and walls. They also determined […]

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Historic Home Wyandotte

Overview Homeowners of a historic home in Wyandotte were suffering from a cold 2nd floor in the winter and a hot 2nd floor in the summer. Problem The homeowners knew they needed insulation but weren’t sure how to insulate the attic because of the furnace and duct work on the attic floor. Approach Ecotelligent Homes […]

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Nathan & Erin

Overview The bedrooms in Nathan and Erin’s home were hot and humid in the summer and cold and drafty in the winter. The uneven temperatures were leading to sleepless nights. Problem Ecotelligent Homes team performed a comprehensive home energy audit to find the main cause of the discomfort and even temperatures throughout the home. Approach […]

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Danielle T.

Overview Danielle’s kitchen and family room floors were cold and drafty. She also wanted to improve her environmental impact. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team started with an energy audit. During the audit, we found that the basement rim joists were not properly insulated leading to the cold floors. Approach Ecotelligent Homes team used spray foam […]

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Jim & Louise

Overview A historic farm house with character had drafts causing uncomfortable rooms. The house was also experiencing ice dams. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team performed a comprehensive home energy audit to help identify the problem areas in the attic that needed improvements to eliminate uncomfortable places. Approach Our team used a combination of cellulose insulation […]

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Farmington Hills Cape Cod

Overview The owners of a Farmington Hills Cape Cod were concerned with keeping the upstairs comfortable. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team conducted an energy audit that included a blower door test and infrared camera. During our audit, we found that the recently added roof venting was allowing air to move behind the insulation causing comfort […]

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Chris & Larisa

Overview Chris and Larisa were concerned about mold in the attic of their West Bloomfield home. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team started with an energy audit. During the audit, we did find mold. Approach Ecotelligent worked with a partner company to remove the mold from the attic of Chris and Larisa’s home. Our team utilized […]

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Robert & Tina

Overview Robert & Tina’s home has been in the family for generations. As the house aged, they noticed the temperature in the home becoming uncomfortable. Problem During a comprehensive energy, the Ecotelligent staff discovered a unique type of asbestos that only trained professionals would be able to notice. Approach Ecotelligent Homes utilized a partnership company […]

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Robert & Jean

Overview Robert & Jean contacted us to do an energy audit on their recently purchased home because they were impressed with the work we did on their previous home. Problem The comprehensive energy audit reviled low insulation levels, just like Robert had suspected. During the audit, it was also discovered that parts of the attic […]

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