To remove hot air from the upper story in the Kuppersmith garage, we installed a solar powered exhaust fan. To make vacuuming easy and improve indoor air quality, a central vacuum system was installed inside the home. Watch this video to find out more.
The attic rafters and exterior walls of the Kuppersmith Project house were insulated using foam insulation. This turned the attic into a conditioned space that will stay within 10 degrees of the interior of the house in both winter and summer. Watch this video to find out more.
Converting an attic into an extra room can be great way to add living space to your home, but it may not be as simple as you might think. Watch this video to find out more before considering an attic conversion.
Insulation in your home is important to reduce heat loss and gain and save energy. How well a particular type of insulation works is determined by its R-value, which is a measure of the insulation’s resistance to the transfer of heat. Watch this video to find out more.
Folding attic stairs can be one of the biggest culprits for air infiltration of your home. To fix the problem install foam weather stripping around the perimeter of the attic stair opening or construct an insulating stair cover. Watch this video to find out more.
If you’re planning to add an attic room or a room above a garage, consider a vaulted ceiling to provide more headroom and a feeling of space. Rather than bringing the ceiling to a point, flatten it out at the peak to provide room for wiring and ductwork. Watch this video to find out more.