Posts Tagged ‘insulation’
 
 
 
Home Improvement
 

Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes New Homeowners Make

So, you’ve bought a new home. Congratulations! As you get settled in, you’re no doubt tempted to make some improvements in your new residence. That’s a great idea, but new homeowners tend to make some common mistakes that can p...
 
Attics
 

Save Money By Insulating Your Home

If your home was built prior to 1980, before energy awareness home building, chances are it does not have enough insulation. Updating your home to current standards can reduce your heating and cooling bills up to 50% and make y...
 
Appliances
 

Save Energy Dollars with Water Heater Insulation

Hot water can be a major expense, accounting for 10 to 15 percent of energy costs in the average home. If your hot water bills are consistently higher than they should be, an inefficient water heater could be to blame. And if a...

 
Fall
 

Avoid These 3 Roof Problems This Winter

Winter might not be here yet, but summer is quickly becoming a thing of the past, and it’s time to start thinking about your house and how well prepared it might be for the chilly months ahead. Ice, snow and runoff make roof pr...
 
Fall
 

Winterize Your Home In 10 Steps

If you’re not quite ready to think about winter yet, we understand. But ready or not, the nights are getting cold, and it’s better to get ready too early than too late. There are quite a few ways to prepare your home for the ch...