March 22, 2021
Windows play a large role in making your home enjoyable to live in. They bring in natural light and contribute to making spaces seem larger. However, they can also be a big source of energy waste in a home. Older windows typically are only single-pane, which have virtually no insulation value. This means that air …
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June 25, 2020
Learn what an R-Value means in insulation and what R-Value your home needs to be at the save money on your energy bills.
December 26, 2017
The easiest way to cut home heating and cooling bills is to check your insulation and add more if it’s lacking. In the Orlando area, homes have insulation in the attic, around the ductwork and inside the exterior walls. It’s the first and most effective step to improve your home’s overall energy efficiency.
December 27, 2016
If you’re experiencing high energy bills and less-than-ideal home comfort, you need to address underlying causes like air leaks and insufficient insulation to solve the problem. Here are some tips on how to check the insulation level and find air leakage sources in two specific areas of your home to help you decide if it’s …
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November 3, 2016
While you might think of insulation as something more important in cold climates, good insulation has major benefits in sunny Orlando, too. Knowing which areas to insulate will help you get the most from your home upgrade budget.
August 4, 2016
Trying to keep your home comfortable during the summer without sky-high cooling bills is difficult without adequate insulation in the walls and attic. Insulating materials are your only defense against the movement of heat, which constantly seeks cooler temperatures regardless of the season. In the summer, heat moves into your home, and in the winter, …
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January 28, 2016
When you have the correct amount of attic insulation, you can count on increased comfort, lower energy bills and a lighter load on your HVAC system. Read on to understand the basics of attic insulation, from insulation types to installation methods and how to know if you have enough.
October 6, 2015
Insulation is designed to obstruct conduction heat gain/loss. When installed correctly and maintained properly, home insulation does a great job for enhancing comfort and saving energy. If you need to upgrade, replace, or install new insulation in your Orlando area home, use these tips to help.
July 23, 2015
Insulating your home is one of the most effective ways to lower energy consumption and keep utility bills under control. Unfortunately, there’s a lot of misinformation out there that can make it difficult to know exactly how to insulate a home properly. Here we’ll clear up a few of the most common insulation misconceptions you …
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March 19, 2015
You may think of insulation as something only necessary in colder climates, but Orlando homeowners can benefit a lot from home insulation all year-round. This is because insulation doesn’t just keep heat inside your home when it’s cold outside, it also keeps heat from coming into your home when temperatures rise.