January 27, 2015
Insulating your home is one of the best ways to make it more energy efficient. Blown insulation is a great material to add to your attic space. It offers better coverage than batt insulation, and it’s easier to hit all of the nooks and crannies found in an irregular attic space with this type.
January 15, 2015
While temperatures in Florida don’t dip below freezing often, it does happen on occasion. And if your home doesn’t contain enough insulation, you’ll end up feeling the chill. Be sure to properly insulate your attic space to keep your home warm.
December 25, 2014
Your home’s insulation is one of the most important factors that influence how comfortable your Orlando home is. Because no single type of insulation is right for every situation, it pays to invest some time into learning about your options before choosing.
November 25, 2014
Going from a hot Orlando summer to the cold of the winter can be shocking. To prevent a chill in your home this season, you need to have the right type of insulation.
October 2, 2014
Air leaks and insufficient insulation can result in wasted energy and higher energy bills. Well sealed windows, doors and the right amount of insulation will result in an energy efficient home. In addition, the correct amount of insulation will help to reduce outside noise, improve humidity control and will improve the overall comfort of your …
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September 2, 2014
Whether you are building a new home or upgrading your existing insulation, learning about the advantages of blown in insulation compared to traditional batts can help when deciding between these two common insulation types.
July 17, 2014
Are you searching for more and better ways to reduce the energy used in your Orlando home? If you have already taken the right air sealing steps for your home, basement, and attic, your next best step is to inspect your attic insulation levels and increase your insulation if needed. Attics are easily accessible for insulation …
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December 24, 2013
As the seasons change, it’s important to replace insulation that is worn and outdated, or add it where there’s not enough. Having enough insulation throughout the house will substantially cut down on energy costs. Some 50 to 75 percent of energy usage in a home comes from heating and cooling costs. Improperly installed and old …
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March 14, 2013
In the Orlando area, proper insulation is essential to keep cooling and heating costs down. No matter the season, without proper insulation, you’re throwing away hard-earned money on wasted energy. There are many different types of insulation available to homeowners. Fiberglass and cellulose insulation are the two most common types of insulation used in homes …
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February 5, 2013
Geothermal heating and cooling is an intriguing technology, but the initial cost can seem daunting. Equipment and installation of a ground-source geothermal system can exceed $10,000, depending on several factors. Keep in mind that you can take steps to lower that initial cost, and the high efficiency and longevity of geothermal make it an extremely attractive option …
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