attic insulation

May 12, 2016

Maintaining Attic Safety

Attics are among the most inhospitable and hazardous spaces in the typical home. Though, there may be occasions when you need attic access, such as when installing insulation or simply storing personal items. No matter your reason, don’t underestimate the importance of maintaining attic safety! Attic Hazards Attics can be dark, dusty, and downright creepy. Though, there are greater hazards which you should be aware. Unfinished attics generally don’t have flooring to safely walk on. One wrong step between joists could […]
January 28, 2016

Proper Attic Insulation Can Help Save You Energy

Many homeowners are unaware of the importance of adequate attic insulation. Inadequate insulation can be responsible for drafts, high utility bills and unexplained heat loss. Here is some basic information about attic insulation to help you understand how it can benefit your home. Insulation Types Rolls and batts are generally made from rock wool or fiberglass. Their flexibility makes them practical for placing between attic or floor joists and between wall studs. Loose-fill insulation is a type of attic insulation […]
March 17, 2015

Prepare Your Peachtree City Home for Spring with These Maintenance Tips

Spring is coming quickly and that means warmer weather is on its way. This time of the year is perfect for getting your home ready for the warmer months ahead, and doing a bit of maintenance is a good place to start. Here are a few maintenance tips you can use this spring: Inspect your roof. Your roof is what protects your home from the hot Georgia sun, as well as the refreshing spring rains. If you notice any loose […]
October 21, 2014

Should You Use Your Attic Fan in Fall?

As fall approaches, you may be wondering if you should be using attic fans to reduce your utility bills and improve indoor comfort levels. Although there is not a simple “yes” or “no” answer, analyzing the condition of your attic’s insulation and ventilation can help you make informed decisions when the time comes to decide whether or not to turn on your attic fan switch. Since attic fans are designed to cool hot attics by drawing in outdoor air through […]