As the world becomes increasingly technology-driven and gadget-reliant, it only makes sense to find a way to gain greater control of your devices. Although some people shy away from the smart house movement out of a desire for simple living, home automation certainly serves a purpose.
No matter what time of year it is, there are always improvements that can be made to improve your utility bill's energy efficiency. Whether it's summer or winter, there are many easily remedied aspects of a home that can cause increased financial costs.
Many homeowners are going to extreme lengths to make their houses sustainable and eco-friendly. However, what are to do if the environment you're trying to protect slowly begins to turn on you?
All of the modern advancements such as solar, geothermal or radiant heat can mean nothing if your home is susceptible to ground erosion. Over time, the weathering elements can slowly eat away at the ground around a house's foundation. Rain and wind might strip the soil right from a yard if preventative measures aren't taken to protect the slopes on which a structure sits.
No matter what time of year it is, there's always some strain on your energy bill. It can be heating during the winter or air conditioning in the summer. Whatever the reason, there are small preventative measures you can make to ensure your energy bill is as low as possible.
By guest blogger Judy Moore
Bathroom design has improved dramatically in the past few decades. Adding to the basic necessities of sink, toilet and tub are a wide range of products that are both functional and appealing. Advances in technology and product design have increased safety, as well as raised bathroom design standards. Among my...
One of the first things that you may notice about Warmboard is the 12 inch spacing of our tubing channels. Other systems have tubing spaced every 6, 7 or 9 inches. So many wonder why Warmboard tubing channels aren’t closer together.
Warmboard is able to use tubing every 12 inches because of our superior conductivity. Warmboard is 2-5x more conductive than other radiant systems. Like any metal surface, Warmboard heats up quickly and tranfers that energy faster and more evenly to the interior space.