Archive for the Energy Efficiency – Green & Sustainable Category

Wet Where and Wet When

What Makes My Window Panes Wet? Problem:  The window is wet on the room side of the glass for a few weeks in fall. Solution:   Moisture has accu

Does Your House Breath?

I never had frost buildup on my windows before! Like many houses my 1974 rambler was in need of attention.  For the past 5 years my justification

What Is Ventilation?

Ventilation is not just air blowing in through an open window and it certainly isn’t the bathroom fan turned on to get rid of a bad smell.  In a

Are Leaky Houses Healthier?

State of MN doesn’t think so and has adopted a new energy code. Most realtors and homeowners don’t realize since June 1, 2009 our housing has b

3 Easy Tips for Prepping Your Home for Winter

Trim the bushes...then fix the grade! Winter is closer than you think, and it’s time to begin winterizing your house. Obviously I’m not talking