What is a carbon coach?In July 2005 I left a near perfect job, Director of a successful consultancy (ABS consulting) to set up in business as The Carbon Coach. My mission (and it is mission possible!...
Are there times when you walk into a house anywhere and feel great just because you are there? This could possibly have something to do with the owners but most of the time there is another reason for...
Once you have made the decision that the less electricity my house uses the better, just how do you go about making changes to cut cost? And which changes will get me the most bang for my buck?The si...
There is a new trend in construction - building with environmental concerns in mind. In this article, we cover going green with insulation in a structure.Insulation is one of the more urgent green iss...
One surefire way to reduce your heating cooling expenses in your home is by adding insulation in the attic. Heat and cool air often leaks from the home through the attic, therefore properly insulating...
Most people believe that batt insulation is a good soundproofing agent. Some of the good batt insulations that are out there are Roxul AFB and Bonded logic's bonded cotton insulation. They serve th...
The purpose for using sound insulations is to reduce the noise from one room to another room. It also helps to block out noises from outside. Generally, these materials can be installed during cons...
Do you find yourself always having cold feet? Can�t walk on your tile floors without slippers because the floor is bitter cold. Having a crawl space that is well insulated will help keep your h...
Heating and cooling cost are one aspect of a home that can be brought down with the right steps. Heating and cooling cost do tend to go up throughout the years and can take a lot of money out of yo...
Inspecting your home's insulation is one of the quickest and most cost-effective methods you can undertake to reduce your spend on energy.With a correct mixture of products and construction procedures...