Posts Tagged ‘insulation’

Why Good Insulation Is Needed from Your Attic to Your Basement

Monday, November 16th, 2015

It’s getting cool in Fletcher, NC, and pretty soon it is going to be downright cold. At this time of year many homeowners are tightening their spending to accommodate for heating costs. However, if you are battling poor insulation, the only way you are going to be able to reduce your heating costs is to have your insulation checked and new insulation installed if it is found to be lacking. How do you get your home’s insulation checked? Call the indoor air quality professionals at Comfort Central, Inc. (more…)

Why Good Insulation Is Important to Maintain Your Cooling

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

When most people hear the word “insulation,” they tend to think of the cold and winter months, not the hot, humid summer months. This is usually because insulation is associated with retaining heat, but this is actually a misnomer. What insulation really does is slow the transfer of heat, which is why it’s so important for year-round comfort that you have good insulation from the top to the bottom of your home. Need a little more explanation? Let’s start with heat movement. (more…)