Yesterday we introduced our Energy Quiz from The Department of Energy in Washington.
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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.
Vermont Modular is constantly talking about Energy Efficiency, Heat Loss, Cold Air Penetration along with a host of
As spring approaches and time nears for the BBQ grill, lawn mower, extra gas for the mower, the spare propane bottle for the grill,
This past weekend the weather was so beautiful that foolishly I went and bought a bunch of my flowers for this summ
I am going to try my best to explain a rather confusing and odd set of circumstances surrounding Mortgage Interest Rates.
For several days now we’ve been talking about Houses that DO NOT breath, introducing fresh air in a very tight home
Yesterday we introduced you to the Heat Recovery Ventilator or HRV. We can’t emphasize enough the
The other day we concluded that people breath but, homes do not breath. A breathing home is one that is c
Most of the people that read our blog are folks looking to either build or improve their home. And, one of the more problematic asp
For a while now we’ve mentioned that we have a house being built in the plant; that home is now finished and ready for delivery to a
Let’s continue our discussion of design ideas. We’ve talked about the kitchen, bathrooms, flooring, and all sorts
A while ago it seemed as though grandma would always be doing the laundry in the basement. Down t
It was a while back I was reading about powder rooms, I know that’s weird. A long time ago, before the 1920’s most
Let’s pretend that the home you really want to build is a Two-Story colonial where typically the bedrooms are upstairs. Having the
New homes have great attention paid to Kitchens, Bathrooms, and Floor Coverings. Let’s look at one of the
It seems as though everyone agrees that The Kitchen is the Heart of the Home, it is that place where family and fri
We try to post a blog every day Monday through Friday but yesterday we were over in The Adirondacks of New York State visiting with
As we have said several times the kitchen is The Heart of a Home and in the kitchen a lot of things are stored and
Many of us are considering building a home where we have every intention of staying there for the rest of our lives
The emphasis today is on comfort and safety when building and designing homes. There are many examples of safety i