Tips to improve your indoor air quality

August 1, 2013 by · Comments Off on Tips to improve your indoor air quality
Filed under: Air Quality, HVAC system, Moisture Control, Ventilation 

Indoor air quality(BPT) – You pride yourself on keeping a clean home. The laundry is washed, the dishes are dry and the den where the children built their pillow fort has been restored to sanity. You’ve been vigilant about cleaning up the messes you can see, but what about the messes you can’t? What are you doing to improve the air quality in your home?
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Three home improvement tips to help you breathe easier

May 2, 2013 by · Comments Off on Three home improvement tips to help you breathe easier
Filed under: Air Quality, Home Improvement, Moisture Control 

Home Improvements(BPT) – One in five Americans suffer from allergies, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). As the 2013 allergy season begins, experts warn that it may be one of the worst in recent years, with people experiencing an unusually strong reaction due to increased tree pollen.

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Basement Remodeling and Finishing

June 11, 2009 by · Comments Off on Basement Remodeling and Finishing
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Air Quality, Basement, finished basement, Moisture Control 

Finishing the basement is very popular today among home owners.   There could be lots of reason why homeowners choose to remodel their basement. One reason may be to increase the value of their home as most home buyers prefer finished basements.  In fact, in some areas, finished basements are included in the overall square footage of the house.  Another reason may be to create additional space.  After all, why not take advantage of the space you have rather than creating one from new.  Another reason could be to create an entertainment room, family room, children’s play room or an office space.   Yet another reason may be to create a self contained unit that can be rented out.

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How to Save Money and Complete Your Basement Renovation Fast

April 26, 2009 by · Comments Off on How to Save Money and Complete Your Basement Renovation Fast
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Basement, common renovations, finished basement, Home Renovation, Increase home value, Moisture Control, Permission 

(ARA) – With all the uncertainty surrounding today’s economy, more people are saving money by enjoying quality time at home. Some are using this time to invest in room or whole-house makeovers to enhance the value of their homes.

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Why Adequate Ventilation is Important

December 8, 2008 by · 1 Comment
Filed under: Air Quality, Moisture Control, Ventilation 

Adequate ventilation in your house is important for two reasons:

Moisture Control – Ventilation will prevent elevated moisture levels within the conditioned space during the heating season. These elevated levels can lead to condensation on window surfaces and give rise to surface mold and mildew, as well as concealed condensation within walls and roof spaces.

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