Improve Your Home’s Value With Energy-Efficient Upgrades

There are many energy-efficient upgrades that you can make to your home today. Doing so won’t only save you money on your utility bill, but it’ll also increase your home’s resale value. For instance, simply adding some roof insulation to your home in Florida can drastically decrease the amount of money you spend on cooling each year. This savings comes from the fact that your home is closed off to the great heat of the outdoors. People looking to buy their next home are growing Read More +

How Should You Cool A Hot Attic During The Summer?

You need to service your attic from time to time and the gap depends on the kind of home you own. Although some of us might be having an attic bedroom or a storeroom, most of us rarely go to that part of the house. Irrespective of how frequently you visit that section, it has to be kept cool. During hot summer days in Florida when temperatures are soaring, this becomes more important. Besides keeping your house cool, there are several reasons to cool your Read More +

How To Use An Air Conditioner The Most Efficient Way

There are several ways to get creative when you are trying to stay cool and are also trying to save some money in the process. However, when the summer heat descends many times, the best bet is cranking up the air conditioning unit. By learning to use the AC economically you can not only stay cool during the summer but it will also help your budget. Although the air conditioning hacks cost more than the normal ice fan hacks, things such as closing off vents Read More +

Owens Corning Roof Insulation Facts

Are you aware of a brand of chicken featuring more than 10 herbs and spices? Of course, you are. It is KFC. The reason is that there is just a single brand out there that can make this claim. Similarly are you aware of a pink brand of insulation? Again, of course, you can. It is efficient and reliable Owens Corning Fiberglass roof insulation and it is trademarked. Let’s find out why the roof insulation from Owens Corning is pink and dive deep into the Read More +

Keeping Your Garage Cool During Hot Weather

Central Florida summers are famous for their heat and their humidity. For anyone with a garage, this can be bad news. Of course, you could just avoid the garage during the hottest time of year, but that’s likely not a good long-term solution to the issue of a painfully hot and muggy garage. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to keep your garage cool during even the worst of Central Florida’s heat. Adding Good Insulation Insulation is often associated with keeping heat inside. Read More +

How To Winterize Your Florida Home For Winter Weather

It usually doesn’t get too bad during the winter in central Florida. We don’t get snow usually, the sun still shines and the grass still grows. That doesn’t mean it still isn’t winter. Insulation is key to protecting your home from the cold and we have 5 tips to help you winter-proof your home. Seal Up Your Windows Windows in homes in Florida are not designed to keep out the cold. As such it’s a good idea to wrap your windows. Quick solutions are plastic Read More +

The Advantages Of Solar-Powered Attic Fans

The most popular image of solar power is panels installed on a roof. However, there is a lesser-known type of roof-top solar: attic fans. They’re small rooftop ventilation devices powered completely by solar energy. They serve two main purposes; cooling an attic in the summer and preventing condensation from causing issues in the winter. While they’re lesser-known, they actually work more effectively than traditional attic fans, and in this article, we’ll be going over a few of the reasons why. Keeping Your Home Comfortable One Read More +

Improving The Attic Ventilation

Low-quality attic ventilation forces your air conditioner to work harder and can lead to condensation inside the attic. It is also responsible for reducing the lifespan of the roof. Luckily there are several ways available for improving attic ventilation and some of them can be inexpensive and can be undertaken as DIY projects. Every effort for the attic insulation is based on the fact that hot air will rise. The basic idea is to allow this hot air to escape from the top of the Read More +

Roof Insulation And Roof Ventilation For The Summer

When you are considering home insulation work, one of the more significant aspects is roof insulation and roof ventilation. But attics are rarely seen by the homeowners and you probably do not use yours regularly either. Therefore it is easy to lose sight of the condition of the roof. You mustn’t neglect the roof. Proper roof insulation and ventilation can save you a great deal of energy and it also lowers the utility costs of the home. This is achieved not only in the winter Read More +

Adding New Roof Insulation Over The Old Insulation

When was the last time you decided to take the ladder and go up the attic? In most cases, it will be years or in some cases, you would not have gone up at all. But, it might just be the time for roof insulation. Remember, roof insulation keeps the home feeling comfortable and energy-efficient. However, it may be damaged and it could be the time for getting the home re-insulated. You may wonder whether it is possible to add new insulation on top of Read More +