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.