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Guest Post: Top 3 Places to Check for Escaping Heat in a Home

Maintaining climate-controlled interiors is essential for many homeowners this time of year. While heat is considered a necessity, some individuals might be surprised to learn how much of it leaks from the home – even through closed doors. In fact, a third of a home’s total heat loss is typically through the windows and doors,

Guest Post: 5 Tips for Managing Basement Floods

Basement floods are one of the most depressing and frustrating emergencies a homeowner faces. Whether from an aging water heater or from fierce storms, inches of water in a basement can cause enormous psychological and material damage. Managing flood damage is just as much a process of healing the family as it is remediating the

Guest Post: How to Best Utilize Your Small Space

As a follow up to our previous post about The Tiny House Movement we teamed up with journalist and blogger Tina Hamilton for a Guest Post geared towards planning your downsized home. It’s important to tackle a small space smartly. And here’s how to do it: Many people today are making the choice to downsize

EPS: the Extraordinary Product Solution

InSoFast panels wouldn’t be nearly as effective and moisture resistant if they were not made from Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Foam. This week on the blog the Insulation Corporation of America (ICA) will be taking us through the multi-step process of how EPS is manufactured, recycled and transformed into a variety of applications. Here’s your chance

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