The start of a new year brings renewal, and it’s not just about diet and exercise. Your house can benefit major changes, too. A roof replacement increases your home value while providing years of weather protection and curb appeal for your home. It’s a major investment, but well worth taking the time to sit down and make decisions about how to go about choosing the best new roof for your home and how to budget for it as an investment. Continue reading “Is a Roof Replacement Part of Your New Years Resolution?”
If your energy costs are out of control, poor attic insulation may be to blame. While having proper insulation is not a mandatory part of home ownership, it can help make your home more energy efficient. When your home is more efficient, it’s eases the strain on your bank account and on the environment.
Savings, Comfort and Environmental Awareness
Insulation creates a barrier between the heated and unheated spaces in your home, which keeps the air from seeping out. This allows your heating and cooling system to work more efficiently. The end results of this are cooler temperatures in the summer, and warmer temperatures in the winter. Continue reading “The Importance of Attic Insulation in Your Home”
While talking about the importance of ventilation,the idea of having fresh air flow through your house seems odd as we are getting ready to move into the winter, but it is an important consideration for the months ahead. Any advantages your home might have in how well it is insulated can be undone if it isn’t also properly ventilated. Continue reading “The Importance of Ventilation”