Protect your home from moisture and water damage from Ice Dams this Winter

Ice Dams If your home does not have proper and effective attic insulation, heat can escape from the living space during the cold winter months.  Heat is transferred from the living space and also generated from recessed light fixtures, air ducts, furnaces and other appliances and equipment located in the attic.  This heat raises the roof temperature above the freezing point, causing the snow and ice on the roof to melt and flow downward. This area is often just inside …

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Spring Checklist to Improve your Home’s Comfort while Reducing your Energy Costs

Spring fever has motivated many a home renovation project. But why put off planning till the flowers are blooming and “to do” lists are calling? 1)    Why you should consider installing energy efficient evaporative cooling. It may seem strange to think about sizzling summer heat when snow is still a possibility. Consider having your cooling system checked so unneeded hassles can be avoided when HVAC contractors are overbooked. 
Advances in technology over the last decade have shown evaporative coolers as …

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