The Importance of InsulationThe Importance of Insulation

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The Importance of Insulation

After living in our first home for a few years, my wife and I could tell that something was wrong. It was exceptionally difficult to regulate our indoor climate, and we constantly found ourselves adjusting the thermostat. Our house was perpetually uncomfortable, and it was really frustrating. Fortunately, because we decided to hire a professional HVAC contractor to inspect our system, we were able to detect serious insulation problems early. We decided that it might be helpful to make a website dedicated to providing free information about heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, so that other people could recognize serious issues.


What To Think About Before You Have A New Fence Installed

A fence changes the look of your property and adds to your property upkeep chores. Therefore, you want to consider your options carefully when you're ready to have a new fence installed. Here are a few of the factors that will influence your decision. Local Regulations Before you get your heart set on a particular style of fencing, be sure to check your local regulations. City codes or HOA regulations may stipulate the type of fencing material, height of fencing, and color of fencing you're allowed to install. Read More 

Got A Noisy Window Air Conditioner? Check Out These Possible Causes

Window air conditioner units offer the great advantage of having air that is portable and still efficient enough to keep your entire home cool in most cases. However, these units are also well known for causing a little racket with small disturbances or debris. There are few things more frustrating than an aggravating air conditioner that has to make a lot of noise while it cools your home. Check out these common window unit air conditioner noises and the potential causes and solutions you need to know. Read More 

Butcher-Block Countertop Installation Tips

Custom wood butcher-block countertops can be both beautiful and functional. The key to ensuring they remain that way is careful attention to the details during installation and proper ongoing care once they are in place. The following tips can help you install and maintain your butcher-block counters. Tip #1: Have the counter delivered early Wood absorbs moisture, and that causes the wood to expand or contract depending on the relative humidity in your home. Read More 

3 Reasons Why Stud Welding Is A Less Wasteful Form Of Welding

A lot of people who are not involved in the industry might not realize it, but there are multiple different types of welding, and each one has its benefits. For example, stud welding is a highly efficient and less wasteful form of welding in many ways. These are a few ways that welding can help you enjoy less waste in your business. 1. It Attaches Quickly One of the main things that people prefer about stud welding is the fact that it attaches very quickly. Read More 

Treat Metal Gates That Have a Scratched, Faded Surface and Decorate Them for the Holidays

If the metal gates leading to your residence have a scratched, faded surface, the following steps will reverse signs of damage and provide the metal with a brilliant shine. After completing the steps, adorn each of the gates with a string of colorful holiday lights and a wreath to provide the entryway with a festive and inviting appearance. Materials metal cleaning agent soft cloths power sanding wheel sanding disc (fine grit) water baking soda bowl whisk buffing sponges metal polish (designed for use on exteriors) self-adhesive hooks measuring tape strings of holiday lights power source wreaths Clean the Metal and Treat Scratches Read More