Category: DIY Projects

Is Insulation and Vapor Barrier a Good Combo? Posted by Wattson on Aug 30, 2022

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Insulation and vapor barriers are a great combination in your home because they are essential components of home improvement projects and work together to keep your home warm or cool and dry. Insulation keeps heat inside your house during the winter months, and helps prevent moisture from entering your walls and ceilings. Vapor barrier...

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Can a Mini-Split with Dehumidifier Go Together? Posted by Wattson on Aug 1, 2022

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Can a Mini-Split with Dehumidifier Go Together? Mini-split systems are a popular heating and cooling option. And for a good reason – they offer homeowners many benefits, including energy efficiency and lower utility costs. But one question that comes up is whether or not you need a dehumidifier if you already have a mini-split. Most...

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The True Cost for AC Replacement – Energy Experts Posted by Wattson on Jul 25, 2022

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When it comes time to replace your air conditioning unit, the big question every homeowner should ask is, how much is it going to cost. The cost for AC replacement can vary depending on the size of your home, the type of unit, and the brand. We will give you a general idea of how much it costs to replace a central air conditioning unit an...

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Mini-Split Not Blowing Cold Air – Solutions! Posted by Wattson on Jul 18, 2022

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If your mini-split is not blowing cold air, it could be due to a number of reasons. We have compiled a list of common causes for this problem and how you can fix it. Remember that these solutions are general tips and may not apply to every situation. Contact your local Energy Monster team if you are having problems with your mini-split...

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How to Camouflage a Mini-Split Unit Posted by Wattson on Jul 18, 2022

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When you install a ductless mini-split unit, you are probably focused on the energy efficiency, not necessarily on how it looks. These units are designed to be discreet and blend in with your home's exterior and interior. But if you don't like the aesthetic and it sticks out like a sore thumb, don't worry! We're here to help. We'll pro...

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Attic Insulation: Faced Insulation Vs. Unfaced Insulation Posted by Wattson on May 4, 2022

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A few different types of attic insulation are on the market: faced and unfaced. Which one is best for you? That depends on a few factors, such as climate and the type of insulation you plan to use. Let's talk about the differences between these two types of attic insulation and help you decide which one is right for your home. Type...

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How to Prevent Insulation Mold Posted by Wattson on Apr 14, 2022

Mold can be a significant issue when it comes to insulation. It is unsightly and can also cause health problems for those who come in contact with it. There are ways to prevent insulation mold and keep your home healthy and safe. There are different types of insulating material, and their relative susceptibility to mold contamination...

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The Dangers of DIY Spray Foam Kits Posted by Wattson on Apr 12, 2022

When it's time to do home updates, most homeowners think of doing these jobs themselves, but this could be a huge mistake. If you're considering using a DIY spray foam kit to insulate your home, you need to be aware of the dangers. Applying spray foam insulation yourself is a considerable risk. If not done correctly, you could end ...

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How To Add a Ductless Mini Split to Your Garage Posted by Wattson on Mar 25, 2022

Do you have a garage that is always cold in the winter and hot in the summer? If so, you may want to consider adding a ductless mini-split! A ductless mini split is a great way to heat and cool small spaces, and it is much more energy-efficient than traditional heating and cooling systems. Ready to install your own? Let's discuss how ...

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Your DIY Home Energy Audit Guide Posted by Wattson on Mar 3, 2022

Are you looking for ways to save money on your energy bill? One of the best ways to do this is by conducting a home energy audit. A home energy audit can help you identify where your home is losing energy and how you can fix it. Let's discuss how to perform a DIY home energy audit and key areas to look for when conducting one. A DIY p...

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