Why Should One Add Insulation and Air Sealing?

Why Should One Add Insulation and Air Sealing?

Perhaps the most cost effective way to both save money and improve your home’s comfort is to increase your home’s existing insulation, and air seal those penetrations and cracks into the garage, basement, and attic. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, homes...
How Roof Shingles are Rated

How Roof Shingles are Rated

Roof shngles are like carpet, they come in all colors and varieties.  The problem is that most people can’t tell the difference between a quality roof shingle.  This is why Underwriters Laboratories created the rating system for a roof shingle. The highest...
Home Performance with Energy Star

Home Performance with Energy Star

What is Home Performance with Energy Star and how can it benefit you? Home Performance with Energy Star is a joint program with the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) and the U.S. Department of Energy. Home Performance with Energy Star has been helping us all...
Should You File A Roof Insurance Claim?

Should You File A Roof Insurance Claim?

Recently we replaced a roof damaged by hail in August 2018 in Colorado.  The homeowner was eager to have the work completed as the one year anniversary was approaching, and they didn’t want to lose the depreciation value benefit.  However, her neighbor had a roof that...