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How to Tell if Your Home Insulation Is Not in Good Condition

November 30, 2021

While you might assume that your insulation is fine, the reality is that under insulation affects 90 percent of American homes, according to one industry study. If you haven’t added insulation to your home, it probably doesn’t have enough. That’s because builders tend to get by with only providing the minimum amount of insulation required by law. This saves them money, but in the long run, you pay the cost in higher energy bills. Let’s look at some of the most obvious signs of bad insulation and what to do about it. Temperature instability If your home is well insulated,... View Article

The Benefits of Proper Home Insulation

November 16, 2021

When you look at a house, insulation might not be the first thing that comes to mind. As it’s not visible in the home, it doesn’t command much of our attention. But the advantages of home insulation are numerous—and without it, you won’t be able to effectively cool or heat your home. Let’s look at the importance of home insulation. Comfort One of the biggest benefits of home insulation is that you and your family will be more comfortable. During the hot months of the summer, you want the cool air your HVAC unit is pumping out to stay in... View Article

How Energy Efficiency and Insulation Go Hand in Hand

November 1, 2021

There are many things you can do to improve the energy efficiency of your home. One of the most effective things you can do is make sure your home is well insulated. This goes beyond just the insulation in the walls of your home. Here’s some helpful information to keep in mind about how energy efficiency and insulation go hand in hand. Insulation keeps heating costs down The main purpose of insulation is to keep the inside of your home at a stable temperature, no matter what the weather may be like outside. It does this by creating a barrier... View Article

How Adding Insulation Can Increase Home Value

October 18, 2021

If you want to increase your home value, one good way is by adding insulation to your home. There are several ways this will increase your home value. Two big reasons are that it will make your home more comfortable to live in and it will cut down on energy costs. Whether you are looking to make your home more cost efficient for you and your family to live in or you’re looking for a return on investment for a potential sale, insulation is a solid choice for increasing your home’s value. Here are some more details on how adding... View Article

How Does Insulation Work?

September 30, 2021

You might already know that insulation prevents heat transfer, can help with soundproofing and increases your fire resistance, but do you know how it actually works? It’s time to revisit your middle school science classes. Read on to get a refresher course with some FAQs on insulation and heat transfer. What is insulation? Insulation is any material that prevents heat transfer—that is, hot air moving toward cold air. Some materials are more suitable as insulation than others. Consider the difference between sticking a cold soda can in a canvas tote versus an insulated bag. Since canvas isn’t an effective insulation... View Article

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