It is getting increasingly expensive to heat your home and that cost is nearing all time highs. With Winter around the corner there is no better time to prepare your house for the brutal winter months. So how can you reduce your bill despite the rising costs? Glad you asked! Below are a few tips that can help keep your home warm and cozy.Read More
Do you like FREE MONEY? Of course you do, who doesn’t?! As we approach July, many people associate the increasing temperatures with increasing energy costs, but that doesn’t have to be the case! Below we’re going to dive into some of the best tips for keeping your home cool and your wallet full.Read More
Solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, sometimes referred to as “solar systems,” harness sunlight for generating energy. It’s not a new technology, but many homeowners have yet to be familiar with how it works, along with its benefits. In this blog, insulation and solar contractor Acorn Home Improvements, Inc. answers frequently-asked questions about solar photovoltaic systems.Read More
You deserve a home that’s not only beautiful, but comfortable and energy-efficient as well. The type of insulation your home uses can make a huge difference in this, so it’s a good idea to take the time to learn about your options. Acorn Home Improvements is your premier Insulation, Siding, Roofing and Window Replacement company, shares the pros and cons of popular insulation types.
The building envelope refers to the design and construction of a home’s exterior, which consists of the floor and subfloor, exterior doors and windows, exterior walls and the roof. The standard building envelope should use exterior wall materials and designs that help withstand the harsh elements, keep it structurally sound and make it visually appealing. But that’s not all, your home’s building envelope should allow for improved energy efficiency, as well. Acorn Home Improvements, an expert in siding and roof replacement, shares how to make this possible.