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How to Insulate a Crawl Space

Boost your energy efficiency and prevent water damage.

Choosing Foam Board Insulation

Thickness and R-value are only part of the story.

6 Most Common LED Replacement Bulb Companies

We put the spotlight on the best LED bulb brands.

5 Ways to Insulate Windows for Winter

Here's some quick and effective measures to seal drafty windows during the harsh winter months.

Why Get an Energy Audit?

Energy audits help you reduce energy usage.

Energy Efficient Interior Design

Here are tips on decorating your way to lower utility bills.

5 Simple Ways to Deal With Drafts Before Winter

How to weatherproof your home and save money all winter long.

How to Choose Your Home's Insulation

Use the best material to insulate with optimum performance.

How to Reduce Basement Humidity

Stop moisture from ruining your basement.

Installing a Vapor Barrier in Your Basement

Here's why you should install a vapor barrier in your basement.

Have a Green Lawn this Summer

Maintain the green of your lawn by adding drought resistant fescue or clover.

Hot or Cold Room

Temperature differences from room to room are not uncommon.

Can I insulate windows using snow?

Theoretically, in the right part of the world you could use snow to insulate windows.

How Much Weatherstrip Adhesive Do I Need to Apply?

When you are trying to apply weatherstrip adhesive, you need to make sure you do not use too much.

3 Most Popular Shades of CFL Bulbs

Fluorescent lighting manufacturers have produced CFL bulbs in different colors.

How to Install Basement Floor Insulation

Pay special attention to insulation in the basement.

How to Install a Retro Fit Insulation Board

You can add insulation board to your home as a means of increasing energy efficiency. I

4 Ways to Save Water in the Bathroom

If you are eco-friendly and are wondering what you can do to become even more so.

Insulating a Brick Home

Adding insulation helps your home better retain its temp.

How to Use a Backup Power Generator

Ensure you always have a safe and effective power supply.

How to Choose a Garage Door Threshold

A garage door threshold is an important part of the design of your garage.

Answers to Insulation Questions #4

The wall between the house and the garage properly insulated, and I would like to insulate the garage.

Radiant Barrier Insulation Helps Keep the Heat In

A thermos bottle, can keep hot things hot, and cold things cold. Radiant heat barriers work the same.

What is the best home humidity level for indoor plants?

Your home humidity level is important for both yourself and your plants.