Category Archives: Insulation

Insulation Is Most Effective in These Areas of Your Massachusetts Home

Home insulation is an important part of keeping your house comfortable year-round, not just in the chilly winter. As part of your home’s thermal envelope — the barrier between indoor temperatures and outdoor temperatures — insulation prevents heat gain in … Continue reading

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Think Your Insulation Needs a Boost? Choose the Right Type

As energy prices continue to rise, keeping your Franklin area home comfortable during a cold New England winter can be expensive, especially if your home is under-insulated. If your insulation needs a boost, you’ll find that there are many different … Continue reading

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Sealing and Insulating Your Home Envelope Provides Year-Round Benefits

Summer is a good time to seal and insulate the home envelope—one of the simplest and most affordable ways to improve your home’s energy efficiency year-round. With a few exceptions, many homeowners find that they can undertake these projects themselves and … Continue reading

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Insulation R-Values: Do You Know What Yours Should Be?

When you choose insulation for your home, it might all look similar, but there are big differences in the effectiveness of the insulation. The insulation R-values measure exactly how well a particular type of insulation keeps a home warm. The higher the … Continue reading

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An Airtight Home Will Boost Your Savings

It’s clearly wasteful to leave the window open while heating or air conditioning your home. You’re just letting conditioned air fly right out the window. In many leaky homes, however, the same thing is happening anyway. Here are some ideas … Continue reading

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