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Step By Step Guide To Installing Windows

Energy Efficient Windows for Massachusetts Homes A window does a lot – it lets in fresh air and warm sunlight, increases curb appeal and allows you to see the outside world from the comforts of your home. However, to enjoy all these benefits, you need to ensure that they are installed properly, or else they … Read more

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Why Everyone Regrets Using Fiberglass Insulation….

Fiberglass insulation has been around for decades. It has been installed in a majority of the attics in American homes, mainly because of the easy availability and affordable prices. Fiberglass Insulation Fiberglass is a man-made fiber produced using small glass particles that are extruded into thin strands and generally used for insulation purposes. Despite its … Read more

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What Is The Stack Effect?

The Stack Effect Stack effect, also known the chimney effect, is a phenomenon that takes place inside our homes every day. It is probably one of the most common reasons why people consider air sealing their property. This is because it affects the quality of air, temperature, and energy efficiency of our home. Here we … Read more

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Home Insulation Myths DEBUNKED

People installing insulation in their home often find the whole process quite overwhelming and are unsure whether they should take the decision to move forward with insulating their homes. This is mainly because of the many myths circulating around home insulation. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Getting your home insulated can allow … Read more

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Humidity…. The Unassuming Culprit

Maintaining a comfortable temperature inside your home is influenced by many factors – the two most important being temperature and humidity. Have you ever thought about why it sometimes feels much hotter even when it is only 75 degree outside? Well, that’s humidity in action. When humidity is high, it can make the temperature seem … Read more

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What’s All The Hype About Ductless Mini Splits?

Keeping a comfortable temperature inside your home has become a necessity, but many homeowners face several issues with their central HVAC systems on a daily basis. Inefficient and outdated ducted HVAC units can leave you shivering in colder months and burning up in the scorching heat of summers. If you are thinking about updating your … Read more

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Do Energy Audits Even Work?

If you are a homeowner looking for ways to make your humble abode more energy efficient, you should consider getting an energy audit done. It not only helps you in making your contribution to improving the environment, but it also saves you money by reducing your utility bills and enhances your quality of life. The … Read more

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Why Does It Matter? Cellulose versus Spray Foam Insulation

If you are planning to install insulation in your home, the two most popular options you have are cellulose (sometimes called blown-in) and spray foam insulation. While both of them have their pros and cons, you will have to evaluate the requirements or circumstances of your home to make the right decision. Types of Insulation … Read more

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Why you need to get your attic air sealed and insulated

The hottest part of your home in the summer and the coldest area in the winter is the attic. If you are looking for easy ways to improve the energy efficiency of your home while increasing its value, upgrading or adding insulation to your attic can make a significant difference. This home improvement will cover … Read more

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Logical Reasons why you should Go Solar

Go Solar! “Go Solar” has become a buzz phrase that is rapidly gaining ground among homeowners and businesses across the US. While switching over to solar power is not a cheap and easy decision, it can dramatically enhance your environmental footprint, be a great financial asset and earn you money by saving on energy bills. … Read more

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Energy Efficient Windows – What you should know

Windows in our homes serve as a gateway for light and air ventilation. However, they also can have a negative effect on your home’s energy efficiency. By installing energy-efficient windows, you can considerably reduce heating and cooling costs and save money on energy bills. If you have a tight budget, you can make improvements to … Read more

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3 Ways To Cut Down On Your Energy Costs With Mass Save® and NEEECO

Do you live in Massachusetts and want to make your home energy efficient? Do you want to save your money on energy bills by making valuable improvements in your home? Mass Save® Home Energy Services Program is an assessment program by Mass Save® that audits the way you utilize energy in your home. Mass Save® … Read more