Why do I need Attic Insulation in the Summer?
Posted at: 7/20/2015 11:51 AM
Insulation creates a barrier between the outside and the living space, keeping your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The walls and roof are, of course, major components of this exterior-interior barrier. But it’s just as important to address the division between the interior zones of the attic and the living space. Why is that? Heat travels in 3 ways: From one surface to another facing surface (radiation) Between two surfaces in direct contact (conduction) With air flows (co
Insulation Can Help You Save on Air Conditioner Repairs
Posted at: 6/9/2015 2:16 PM
For homeowners in the Syracuse and surrounding areas, summer is finally here. The warm summer weather that will characterize the next few months can be extremely enjoyable, but there’s no getting around the fact that it can get hot. Many homeowners turn to their air conditioning systems once the hot sun starts beating down, but it’s easy for these units to get overworked, in which case repairs may need to occur. Air conditioner repairs can be expensive, inconvenient and a general hassle for hom