To many people, a home improvement project entails a bathroom or kitchen remodel or using existing space to create another room. But updating or adding to your insulation is something you should also consider. For one, it makes your home more energy efficient while saving on heating and cooling costs. It also creates a more
It’s not as though you see it every day, or even every season. So when it’s time to add insulation to your home, that “strange looking substance,” most commonly in the form of batts, loose fill or foam, can trigger some understandable questions. So rest assured: insulation cannot harm you. It cannot hurt you. And
While insulation isn’t something you think about on a daily basis, it can have an impact on your daily life. The R-value in your home has a direct relation to the insulation in your home and is a big part of its overall energy efficiency and comfort. Think of it this way, the greater the
Are Your Old Windows Costing You Money? How old are your windows? If they’re rather old, they may be costing you money. Today, new windows have technology included to insulate your home and keep it warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Older windows just don’t do that. There are a number of
Replacing your windows and doors is a major investment for your property. Getting higher efficiency units will help keep energy costs lower while also giving your home a facelift. But when is the best time of year to have the replacements done? Fall may be the most perfect time of year for it in Albuquerque.
Every home has its faults and quirks. While some of these simply require good, old-fashioned tolerance, there’s much to be done that can improve your home’s livability.
Does it seem as if you are spending more on your energy bills than your friends and neighbors are spending? Does it feel like your A/C is constantly running but keeping your home less cool? Or, perhaps you think your energy bills are just simply rising along with the economy. You may be losing your