Priority Energy, For Home Owners, IL

We can help with easy code compliance and home comfort services!

Improve Your Home's Efficiency, Indoor Air Quality & Comfort

Your home is likely to be one of the largest investments you'll ever make. More importantly, it is the place where you spend the majority of your time. So ask yourself: Is it as comfortable as you'd like it to be? Is it as healthy as it should be for your family? Is it as energy efficient as it could be?

Homeowners across Illinois are beginning to recognize that improving home efficiency and performance will also solve the problems that prevent the enjoyment of a safe, healthy and comfortable home. The big question often is: "Where do I start?"

The answer? Start with Priority Energy and begin with an energy audit or a new home plan review for the most cost-effective and successful project!

Whether you are building from the ground up, renovating or adding an addition, our certified building science team can help you create a dream home that will protect you and your family for a lifetime. From conceptualizing the design to the final performance test, our team has the experience, industry training and tools to keep your project running smoothly and to ensure it will perform as expected.

Our services can hep with your new construction or home improvement plans!

Build an Energy Efficient, Healthy New Home

Tell your builder you want a Leak-Free home and duct work system, with low carbon emissions! We can help make your new home as tight as possible, the healthy way!

If you've set your sights on a new, energy efficient home with enhanced comfort and health features, we can work closely with your builder and architect to ensure it is built to meet your goals. Priority Energy can design your home's exterior envelope (the boundary between the indoor and outdoor air), high-performance HVAC system, and fresh air ventilation equipment to meet and exceed current standards, including verification of:

Because we train the pros, we are able to be your advocate with a traditionally trained contractor to help design a home with an advanced approach to efficiency, indoor air quality and comfort. 

Breathe Easy & Improve Comfort

Do you suffer from allergies, asthma, chemical sensitivities, or do you feel like you're sick more than you should be in your home? Is there just an odor that doesn't feel right? We can help with all of those symptoms and more!

Priority Energy has the tools and expertise to deliver improved indoor air quality and to make your home cozy and comfortable all year long. Our indoor air quality knowledge and IAQ testing will detect moisture, VOCs, particulates and combustion gases. Once identified, we can design filtering and ventilation improvements to reduce indoor air pollution.

Even small changes can reap big rewards. We will help you design your new home or retrofit your existing home with our four proven steps for healthier indoor air quality.

Seal your Ductwork and Feel the Many Benefits 

Your furnace and air conditioner are only one half of your home's mechanical system. The second half is the duct system. You may be able to see a portion of the ductwork running in your basement, but this is the literal tip of the proverbial iceberg!

Your ductwork stretches through walls, floors and, even worse, the attic, crawlspace and garage. Pollen, mold, VOCs, combustion gases and more can be carried through your air ducts to all the rooms in your home. This is not only unsafe, but it can make breathing difficult, especially for allergy and asthma sufferers.

Duct leaks also rob you of energy dollars, put a strain on your heating and cooling system and make your home feel drafty and unevenly heated. Want to help the environment? Seal your duct leaks to reduce your home's greenhouse gas emissions.

The Award-Winning Aeroseal process is recommended by the DOE as one of the best home improvement measures homeowners can make! Enjoy less dust, balanced room temperatures, energy-savings, HVAC durability and healthier indoor air in one non-invasive step.

Priority Energy offers the Aeroseal Duct Sealing™ process which provides an almost immediate improvement in comfort, energy efficiency and indoor air quality.The non-invasive process quickly and easily seals ductwork in new and existing homes. Once sealed, the efficiency improvement has been shown to reduce heating and cooling costs by as much as 40%!

Energy Audits Provide a Healthy Home Check-Up for Existing Homes

A home energy audit will identify problem areas in your home or building. Utility bills seem too high? Excessive humidity? Strange odors? Sick house? Priority Energy's comprehensive energy audits will identify ways to make your home or building more comfortable, energy efficient and healthier.

Before beginning your next home improvement project, consider getting an energy audit first and integrating some energy efficiency and comfort enhancements during the re-construction.. Our audit report will help you prioritize your improvement plan based on your unique home, your budget and your goals.

Choose the Right Contractor

Letting a contractor into your home and trusting them to provide quality work is a big decision and can be very stressful. Always look for a BPI certified technician or BPI GoldStar contractor for your retrofit and re-modeling projects for the best home performance results.

BPI Certified Professionals are residential contractors who have proven their knowledge, skills, and abilities by successfully completing the BPI exams. They know how to improve energy efficiency while providing important health and safety functions such as mold prevention, carbon monoxide testing, and combustion appliance safety checks. They also have the know-how to help prepare your home for solar, geothermal, or other types of energy upgrades.

Priority Energy is proud to be a BPI GoldStar contractor and a BPI Training Center!
We are also proud of our technical staff. Every one of our crew members is BPI and/or RESNET certified for your peace of mind.

Start with Priority Energy when it comes to home performance improvements and get top-notch results! Give us a call today.

  • Thank you again and you will be the first person I call if I need additional part or service from your company.
  • I just wanted to send this message to all you and say GREAT JOB!  We had a rough inspection today and passed for the Woodward Ave. house. The inspector told us "if every house I inspected looked like this one I would be out a job".

    Anonymous Builder
  • We were so impressed with the amount of information the Priority Energy technicians gave us during our ENERGY AUDIT.  If you are buying a house, I would strongly recommend having them do an energy audit on it, in addition to your usual home inspection.

  • Thanks for a super intelligent and deep seminar expertly handled by a staff which was a pleasure to be around. Lunch was superbly and subtly handled.

    A.S. Architect
  • I wanted to thank you for all of your extra time and energy during our BPI training over the last few weeks. You really helped put things in perspective. You are an awesome crew and your facility is a valuable resource for students and the community

    BPI Student, L.E.
  • There is much less dust in the house and the monthly gas and electric charges have been reduced by 10 to 15%.....I'm sure I will see greater savings over a twelve month period......thanks again.

    Aeroseal Client, R.N.
  • Just completed my BPI Field exam for my Quality Control Inspector (QCI) certification renewal at Priority Energy.
    Such a convenient and well-set-up training and test center with caring and knowledgeable staff and proctors! Thanks folks!


    P.R., Ottawa, IL
  • It's been cold here for the past few days and I really feel the difference in heating since the building was Aerosealed! My apartment is so much warmer now. Thank you Priority Energy!


    Miruna; Tenant at Country Manor Apartments, Peru, IL
  • Anytime I can be a reference for all the great work on my (new) house, please let me know.  Priority Energy is outstanding at what they do!

    Executive at Medline Industries, IL
  • I have a two story home built in the mid seventies. Lots of temperature fluctuation between the floors. The Aeroseal process dramatically increased the air flow to the second floor. Good experience. The company was very informative, answered a lot of questions.

    Vince from Oakbrook, IL
  • "It's been cold here for the past few days and I really feel the difference in heating since the Aeroseal, my apartment is so much warmer now. Thank you!"  

    MP from Peru, IL
  • Thank You so much for the super-fast turn around of our Manual J, D and S reprt for the Village of Glen Ellyn. Our original Manual J kept getting kicked back to us for corrections but your calculations/report got approved instantly-no questions asked and no more permit delays!

    Kim, Glen Ellyn, IL
  • Thank you. Truly. I appreciate you taking the time to clarify things for me and then going above and beyond to ensure that my CEUs are handled for our current RESNET cycle. You’ve always been kind to me and this is another shining example of that.

    Craig, HERS Rater, Batavia, IL
  • (Aeroseal) is a GREAT Product! Really made our townhouse more comfortable!

    Gordon; Chicago, IL
  • We are having less ice on roof since the Aeroseal duct sealing! Thanks!

    Bill; Downers Grove, IL
  • Duct sealing (with Aeroseal) was the smartest thing I ever did! Our home is sooooo much more comfortable! We were so very pleased with Priority Energy and their technicians!

    Richard; Lake Forest, IL
  • On to the Radon issue - Excellent results with Aeroseal!  From 5 + to a .4.  Before sealing like we discussed, I had warm air coming out of the sump basket with the furnace running. Even with the furnace running, it is still pulling air in now.

    Bill; Belvidere, IL
  • Pat was awesome and super helpful! We are experiencing weak air flow in the duct system of our 1950''s home and Pat gave us great recommendations to fix the problem when we do our remodel.

    David; Arlington Heights, IL
  • Already the house seems more balanced (since Aeroseal duct sealing yesterday) .. far end of house is getting more warm air flow!

    Bryan, November 2019, Chicago, IL
  • Priority Energy did a great job with an Aeroseal project for my home. The rooms are more comfortable and even throughout the house, including the far registers which never used to get significant airflow. Very honest and trustworthy

    Bryan, December 2019, Chicago, IL
  • I hired Priority to seal the ducts and air seal my home.  I have been very pleased with

    the results.  The personnel from this company are professional and quite competent.  I have literally saved

    Nelson, Lake Forest
  • Priority Energy did a great job with an Aeroseal project for my home. The rooms are more comfortable and even throughout the house, including the far registers which never used to get significant airflow.

    B. L., Chicago, IL Feb. 2020
  • Used Priority Energy to help insulate (Aeroseal) a property we purchased and could not have been happier.
    R. M., Lake Bluff, IL April 2020
  • Very knowledgeable and professional (Aeroseal) staff. I definitely highly recommend and would use again in the future for other services!

    D.F., Chicago, IL Feb. 2020
  • Employees were all very helpful and professional! Came out in a timely manner (to do our Duct Test). Would highly recommend this company!

    J. R. New Lenox, IL April 2020
  • I had Priority Energy analyze my older home for indoor air quality and comfort because I was having difficulty maintaining temperatures. They came out and discussed our options. We ended up sealing our ducts and installing a whole-house dehumidifier.

    D. L, Lake Zurich, IL Feb. 2019
  • Priority Energy did an aeroseal for our home. We have had issues with air flow in our kitchen (cold in the winter) and one bedroom upstairs (hot in the summer). After they were complete, there is such a stronger air flow from the vents, that it really makes a difference.

    J.J. Chicago, IL - November 2020
  • Excellent Service and Company to work with - highly recommended and professional!

    T. B. Chicago, IL - July 2020
  • Before we sealed our ductwork the rooms farthest from the furnace were always hotter or colder than the rest of the house. We felt an improvement in air flow to the kids rooms right away. 98% duct leak reduction!

    S. H. Glenview, IL - October 2020
  • The Energy Audit you did on last home was so helpful; we referred to it for years when we made home improvements. I'd like to have you do an audit on my new home now. B. A.

    B. A. Lake Forest Homeowner
  • "We were impressed with how well your technicians answered our questions and how quickly and neatly they performed our Aeroseal service. Our rooms are much warmer now that the duct leaks have been sealed! You have a great team."

    D.F. Palatine, IL
  • "You have a great Aeroseal team. We were impressed with how well they answered our questions and how quickly and neatly they performed our service. Our rooms are much warmer now that the duct leaks have been sealed!"  

    D.F., Homeowner in Palatine, IL
  • "We enjoyed meeting Dave, our Energy Auditor.  He was interesting, knowledgeable, and professional.  We appreciated all his time and effort." 

    S.B., Homeowner in Prospect Heights, IL
  • Priority Energy is an A+ company! I've been having issues with my house staying warm in the winter so I called them up and they came out right away. Kurt was so helpful and professional! He explained everything that was going on in my house and gave me  peace of mind.

    M.I., Homeowner in Norridge, IL
  • "The employees that showed up were friendly and took care to make sure they kept the house clean while performing the aeroseal job. They explained the procedure thoroughly, I would recommend this company A+."

    T.B., Elgin, IL
  • Excellent service and quality! (excerpt)

    R.N., Inverness, IL
  • "I had Priority energy clean and then aeroseal my supply ducts; what a great experience! Great communication, great technicians, and great overall customer service!

    M.G., Downers Grove, IL
  • The Duct Leakage assessment we had yesterday was extremely informative! I'm glad we had you come to our home.

    D.K. Homeowner, Chicago, IL
  • Anthony was brilliant and answered all my questions. Really appreciate his expertise on our energy audit!
    January 2023

    S.K., Chicago, IL
  • David was very professional, thorough, and easy to work with. He provided us with a clear, detailed report with helpful suggestions as to how to improve our home.

    C.S. Chicago, IL
  • I highly trust and recommend this company for their prompt response, punctuality, and honesty in the performance of their service.

    C. H. Chicago, IL

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