How to Ensure Proper Attic Insulation

Having up-to-date and efficient attic insulation is one of the most rewarding investments you can make for your home, in addition to being one of the determining factors that affect your energy bill. However, the accumulation of water, dust, dirt and compressed material over the course of many years can compromise its effectiveness.
It may not be patently obvious when you should replace or repair your insulation, or even what type should be used for what situation – so let’s break it down.

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Environmentally Friendly Options for Roofing

Other than the typical factors that affect what roofing option you ultimately decide on – such as price, durability and longevity – an increasing number of homeowners are considering the environmental impact of their roofing system.
Every roof isn’t made the same and that extends to its effects on the environment. Asphalt roofs are commonplace, but the waste created when they are manufactured make them a less efficient environmental option than certain alternatives.

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