Category Archives: Insulation

Day 10: Ten Gifts for Giving

Need any last minute gifts? TopTenUSA compiles great products into lists that meet energy savings standards, including ENERGY STAR ratings. Here are ten gift ideas that are number 1 in energy savings in the category. 1. Televisions. Westinghouse LCD Model … Continue reading

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Space Heaters: Too Good to Be True?

You know it’s winter when the full page ads for the latest miracle space heater start appearing in the newspaper. I read one last night (I know you are thinking this guy should get a life…). The claims are compelling: … Continue reading

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More Warmth, More Savings

As the temperatures continue to drop for most of the country, many are firing up the fireplaces, space heaters, and turning on their Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) furnace for the first time this season. Heating costs can account … Continue reading

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The Season of Autumn: When Temps Fall

Across most of the United States, temperatures are beginning to drop as we welcomed Fall a few days ago. Some are waiting until the temperatures drop a little more to switch the mode on the thermostat and cut the fire … Continue reading

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A Review Pt. 2 – Six Stealthy Energy Hogs: Are They Lurking in Your Home?

As promised, Pt. 2 will give the true fact checking of big home energy hogs. Pt. 2 will present the first three energy hog fact checking. This is from our favorite Business Development Engineer, Alan Shedd. Check back soon for Pt. 3. … Continue reading

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Money Squeezing Through the Cracks

Earlier this month, we wrote about the importance and great benefit of air sealing your HVAC system to ensure highest performance and efficiency. Today, lets take a look at another area where air sealing can make a big difference in … Continue reading

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AC: Keep Cool, Seal the Leaks

Have you noticed to see if your air conditioning has been running longer or more often? Not feeling the air force you’d like to coming out of your registers? Central Air Conditioning Units, known as Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning … Continue reading

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Lockdown Home Edition: Sealing Air Leaks

Air leaks in your home add up. Finding and sealing those leaks can save you energy and money. Here’s a tip that can help keep your home cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter while lowering your utility … Continue reading

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Easy Energy Savings Tips for Warm Weather

Finding a waterfall to enjoy during hot weather may be hard to find, so here are a few tips to stay cool while helping to conserve energy. Save Energy Save Money. Install a programmable thermostat. Accidentally leaving the air conditioner … Continue reading

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HEAT! Keeping the Unwanted Summer Guest Out

Summer and her friend, Humidity, are crashing everyone’s party, but that doesn’t mean you have to let them in your home. From the map below, the continental United States is without a doubt fighting to stay cool. Here are a … Continue reading

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