We often suggest to our customers that they add more insulation in order to improve overall efficiency and comfort in their home. With reports indicating 90% of homes are under-insulated, there is a good chance yours could substantially benefit from the extra materials. Here are 5 reasons to upgrade.
With so many choices on the market for insulating your attic, many homeowners can become overwhelmed. In this latest blog post, we will discuss the different types of insulation you can use in your attic and the pros/cons of each.
If you’re looking to upgrade your western Massachusetts home, air sealing should be at the top of your list. While there are many home improvement projects that you can do yourself, when it comes to air sealing your attic, you should leave this one to the professionals.
If your attic does not have consistent levels of insulation throughout, it may be less effective than you think. This leads to decreased indoor comfort and higher bills. Learn more about why it is important to maintain a consistent R-value throughout your attic.
With the cold weather in the air tapering off and the warmer months ahead of us, now is an excellent time to evaluate your Pioneer Valley home’s insulation. Since there is still a temperature differential between the indoor and outdoor air, leaky spots are still cause for concern. If you find yourself needing to run your HVAC systems overtime with no noticeable difference in comfort, or if your energy bills are skyrocketing, consider having our team take a closer look at your insulation.