Top 3 Most Common Mistakes When Installing Insulation

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Whether you’re DIYing or hiring a professional, installing insulation is more complicated that it seems. If you’re not careful, you could make several mistakes that will lead to money and time wasted. Here, we discuss the top three mistakes that individuals make when installing insulation and what you can do to prevent them. Picking the… Read more »

DIY vs. Professional Insulation Installation

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Proper insulation is vital in several areas of your home. But what’s the best way to install it? While some handy individuals can perform a DIY insulation project, in most cases, it is better to have a professional do it for you. Let us explain why: DIY is cheaper, but a lot could go wrong… Read more »

How Much Insulation Do You Need?

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You know your home needs better insulation. But how much insulation do you actually need? The amount you install can impact how comfortable your home is and how expensive the installation is. Here are a few ways to determine how much insulation you need: It depends on your location Different climates require different amounts of… Read more »

What Are Baffles?

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Baffles, simply put, are chutes installed in your home to channel air from your exterior soffit vents (i.e., your ventilation system) up into your attic. You may also know baffles by the name insulation baffles, wind baffles, rafter vents, or venting chutes, but they all have the same function. Baffles are typically made from either… Read more »

The Top 3 Reasons Why Your House Is So Cold

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You’ve turned your thermostat all the way up, yet you’re still huddled on the couch with your toes blue and your teeth chattering. Why is your house so cold? There could be several factors at play, but we’ve noticed, it’s usually one of the following: It’s time to replace your heating system Your heater may… Read more »

How to Save Money on Your Energy Bills

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With inflation on the rise, our energy bills are becoming increasingly expensive. As such, you may be looking for ways to cut back and save money. That’s why we’ve put together some tips to help reduce your energy bills each month and save that money for when you really need it. Switch to energy-efficient appliances… Read more »

Top 3 Tips to Prevent Water Damage in Your Attic

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Water damage is an unfortunate reality for many homeowners. Two areas of your home are most likely to suffer water damage: your basement and your attic. Thankfully, water damage can be prevented. Here, we discuss the top three ways you can prevent water damage in your attic: Maintain your roof One of the main ways… Read more »

The Most Important Areas of Your Home to Install Insulation

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Insulation acts as a barrier, protecting your home from the outdoors. It prevents indoor air from escaping, and outdoor air from seeping in. Having proper insulation will not only keep you comfortable, but it will also save you money in the long run. But what areas of your home need insulation the most? Read on… Read more »