Normally we talk about Energy Conservation and Efficiency but, not today. We want to let you in on what is our new
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Each day, well most days, we write a blog that talks about all kinds of things dealing with a family’s home. We talk about energy, construction, windows, appliances, trending amenities, floor coverings, cabinetry, insulation, roofing, HVAC, Heat Recovery Ventilators, Cold Climate Heat Pumps, and the most fun is when we write something where the idea came from you. Please let us know what you want to read about concerning your new home whether it is a modular, stick-built, log, or whatever type of construction. We look at our blog as the place where we can talk directly with you.
Recently we’ve talked about various types of heating systems and today let’s look at the weak link in every home’s ability to conser
Regardless of what the calendar says I have always thought that today and tomorrow are the unofficial days that start winter. My re
For a couple days now we will be taking a look at various sources of Heat. A couple days ago we looked at a Forced Hot Air Furnace
The other day I posted a picture of a girl reading her book next to the fireplace, remember that picture? It makes us all feel
As fall draws to a close and we look forward to winter wouldn’t you want to be all snuggly warm and inside an Energy Eff
Yesterday we talked about changing out the Air Filter in your furnace and even went so far as to suggest i
As we approach the end of October I am going to guess that most of us, if not all, have turned on the heat
It seems as though every fall all of us take a long look at our windows as a possible source of Heat Loss. The newspapers, TV, and
Some things are easy to see, and others are difficult especially when we are talking about Cold Air Penetration
During the summer we always hear about fresh air and how wonderful that can be. Honestly, I completely ag
Throughout our blog posts we are constantly talking about Heat Loss and how very important it is. The mor
Egad, we have been so busy that this blog has suffered, please accept our apology. From now on we will diligently serve you with a
Yesterday we closed basement windows, the number one culprit that allows Cold Air to Penetrate into your basement. Hopeful
We have been talking about Cold Air Penetration and how the Cold and Dense air gets into your home, or more accurately how it gets i
The other day we talked about Cold Air Penetration and you will see for the next several weeks that we frequently talk about it.
Yesterday we talked about the Density of air and atmospheric pressures; both of these significantly impact Heat Loss in your home.
Yesterday we started our “How to Winterize Your Home” series by introducing you to the three ways heat moves around – Conduction, Co
For those of us that love summer the official start of autumn is a date with mixed feelings. However, we all know that fall can be