Ice Dam Repairs

2019-04-03T03:31:57-04:00By |Categories: Ice Dam, Insulation|

ICE DAMS: Call Connecticut Retrofit An Ice Dam is a hump of ice that forms at the edge of a roof under certain wintertime conditions. An ice dam can damage both your roof and the inside of your home. It will put gutters and downspouts at risk too. Ice Dams are a common sight in Connecticut [...]

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2019-04-03T03:57:50-04:00By |Categories: Air Quality, Attic Insulation, Insulation, Spray Foam Insulation|

When choosing insulation for your home there are a couple of different choices for your home. There are certain advantages to choosing the right insulation for your house. The two most popular options are fiberglass and spray foam insulation. When making a choice in insulating your home consider the following options. Fiberglass is still the [...]

What Is R Value?

2019-04-03T04:06:17-04:00By |Categories: Insulation|

R-value is a measure of thermal resistance, or the ability to prevent the transfer of heat. The larger the number, the harder that insulation is working at preventing heat conduction. The less heat loss, the lower your energy bills. Heat moves in three ways: conduction, convection or radiation. R-value addresses conduction: the transfer of heat [...]