Category: Insulation Installation

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 »

How to Detect Air Leaks in Your Home

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Air leaks are one of the most common reasons why you lose heat and energy in your home. However, finding those air leaks can be easier said than done. Before you can fix an air leak, after all, you have to find it. Here, we discuss some ways you can find air leaks in your… 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 »

Why You Need Crawlspace Insulation

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Many homes have crawlspaces, but too few of them have the proper insulation. Crawlspace insulation is essential not only for your crawlspace, but for the rest of your home. Here, we discuss the reasons why you should install insulation for your crawlspace. To support existing insulation Chances are you have insulation all around your home…. Read more »

Why You Should Insulate Your Attic

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It’s no secret that insulation is an important factor in keeping your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter. No one needs to be told twice to insulate the first and second floors of their homes, but the same cannot be said for the attic. If you have an attic that’s uninsulated,… Read more »

How Does Insulation Work?

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Proper home insulation can save homeowners plenty of money throughout the years. But how, exactly, does it do this? Essentially, insulation is a barrier that prevents the indoor air from escaping and the outdoor air from seeping in. But how, exactly, does it do this? Read on to learn more: How Does Heat Travel? How… Read more »