Increase Energy Efficiency in Your Home with Insulation
By: Danny Lipford
Increasing the energy efficiency of your home not only helps the environment by reducing the amount of energy used, it can also save you money by lowering your utility bill. The best way to make your home more energy efficient is to make sure you have enough insulation, such as foam or fiberglass, in your walls and attic.
If you’re building a new home, consider insulated concrete form (ICF) wall construction, which uses stackable foam blocks filled with concrete to achieve up to a 40 R-value in the walls.
Watch this video to find out more.
- Insulation R-Value (article)
- Soybean Foam Insulation (video)
- Eco-Friendly Cotton and Soybean Insulation for Your Home (video)
- Foam Insulation Installed in Kuppersmith Project House (video)
Videos You May Like
|How to Go Green in Your Home||Windows and Doors that Qualify for the...||Home Energy Audit Finds Ways to Save E...||Simple Ideas to Improve Home Energy Ef...|