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In most homes, usable space is at a premium and any opportunity to add more is a tempting one. Homeowners looking to expand their livable square footage might understandably look upwards, and set their sights on the attic.

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Insulation and Ventilation

Imagine leaving a window open all winter long - the heat loss, cold drafts and wasted energy! If your home has a folding attic stair, that may be just what is happening in your home every single day. But there is something you can do about it.

PINKCap® Attic Stair Insulator from Owens...

Fall

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, 50 to 70 percent of the energy used in the home is for heating and cooling, making it one of your biggest annual expenses. But you can trim costs and improve home energy efficiency by installing Owens Corning AttiCat Expanding Blown-In...

Energy Star

Adding extra attic insulation to your home is the single most important thing you can do in your home to cut down on energy costs and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  The Department of Energy advises 19 inches in fiberglass batt insulation or 22 inches of blown insulation in your attic. 

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Even if your home is just five to ten years old, it’s likely one of the 46 million under-insulated homes in the United States. But with just a few hours of work, you can add insulation to meet DOE-recommended guidelines and begin enjoying improved comfort and energy savings.

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The right insulation could make your break both your comfort level and your home's energy efficiency. For a superior type of insulation, consider stone wool insulation from Roxul. Stone wool is a product made from natural stone and recycled slag. The combination makes this insulation an...