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Stay on Top of Your Home’s Foundation Health

People are often surprised to learn that there’s a connection between the condition of your home’s foundation and HVAC efficiency and performance. The foundation that supports a house is a

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A Guide to Checking Your Home’s Insulation Levels

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If you’ve never checked your home insulation levels — or haven’t done so recently — don’t put it off any longer. Insulation is critical to home comfort, as well as

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How Insulation Can Save You in the Summer Too

How Insulation Can Save You in the Summer Too

Insulation is invaluable for keeping our homes warmer in the winter. Properly insulated walls can cut down on heat loss and reduce your utility bills significantly. But that’s not all

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Window Insulation for Old Homes

Window Insulation for Old Homes

For all the charm an old house brings, it also brings with it high energy bills unless you’ve invested in energy efficient improvements. If you have the home’s original windows,

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How to Check Your Insulation Levels

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Don’t be surprised if you check your insulation levels and discover your home doesn’t have enough. The North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) reports that as many as 90% of

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Is Your Home’s Attic Insulation Enough?

Is Your Home's Attic Insulation Enough?

The proper amount of attic insulation is what stands between the living spaces of your home and higher energy costs as well as less consistent comfort. The laws of physics

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Checking Insulation Levels in Your House

Checking Insulation Levels in Your House

While most homeowners know that insulation is a good thing to have, they may not know how much insulation they actually need. Many homeowners go with “however much is up

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Using Solar Shades to Reduce A/C Costs

Using Solar Shades to Reduce A/C Costs

You might be surprised at how much solar heat comes through sun-facing windows in your home. While this can help heat your home and save on energy during the winter

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Increase Comfort and Efficiency with Insulation in These Areas

Increase Comfort and Efficiency with Insulation in These Areas

Insulation is one of the most important building materials for indoor comfort and energy efficiency. In summer, it keeps the heat out and in cooler winter months, it prevents heat

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Get the Facts About These Common Home Insulation Myths

Get the Facts About These Common Home Insulation Myths

Homes constructed today use proven building science and more efficient materials that deliver better efficiency and comfort than homes constructed a few decades ago. A major element in home efficiency is

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