Don’t Procrastinate, Insulate!

The fastest way to save energy and money is to properly insulate your home. Seal all drafts around your doors and windows and to maximize your insulation efforts check along worn floorboards and in the attic for areas that cold air may enter the house. You can hire an HVAC professional to do an energy audit on your house and they’ll most likely use an infrared thermal meter that can detect missing insulation as well as hidden moisture.

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Timothy Dahl

Timothy Dahl

Founder/EIC at Charles & Hudson
Timothy’s background includes stints at This Old House, ELLE DECOR, Metropolitan Home and Woman’s Day. His work has been published on Wired Design, Bob Vila, DIY Network, The Family Handyman and Popular Mechanics and he has been featured on the Martha Stewart radio show and as a speaker at the ALT Design Summit, K/BIS and the National Hardware Show.
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  • frank grahm

    another easy way to save energy is to install LED bulbs instead of standard power hogging incandescent bulbs. might want to check out Section9 LED they have the lowest cost replacements out