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Don’t Let Your Roof Cave In! Things to Look Out For

April 20, 2013

You can avoid missing one of the most neglected areas of the home by grabbing a pair of binoculars and looking up. Up to the roof, that is. Source

Air Seal and Insulate

Air Seal and Insulate

April 15, 2013

Insulation keeps your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. There are several common types of insulation — fiberglass (in both batt and blown forms), cellulose, rigid foam board, and spray foam. Reflective insulation (or radiant barrier) is another insulating product which can help save energy in hot, sunny climates. Source

Carbon-Neutral Homes

Carbon-Neutral Homes

July 15, 2012

With the help of current technologies, green building supporters think it may be possible to build a carbon-neutral home, making no net release of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere. This infographic shows how will be the carbon neutral home and what will be the advantages of carbon neutral homes.

Saving Energy, Every Home is Unique

Saving Energy, Every Home is Unique

June 26, 2012

A new infographic from WattBot.com analyzes 4 home across the US and offers various options for improving energy efficiency, depending on the regions. The takeaway: There is no 1-part magic solution that applies to everyone. Source