Solar Radiation: Problems Caused by Solar Radiation and Solutions to Prevent Entrance into Homes and onto Porches

Part 1 of 3: Solar radiation causes problems for homeowners and business owners.  Most likely if you live or work in a building that has windows and doors that face east or west you have experienced the effects.  In this three-part series, we will help you understand the three types of solar radiation, the effects, … Continue reading

Tips to Keep Your House Cool This Summer…

Reduce your home’s cooling load by employing cost-effective conservation measures. 1.  When possible, delay heat-generating activities such as dishwashing and clothes drying, until the evening time on hot days. 2. Keep the house closed tight during the day. Don’t let in unwanted heat and humidity. 3. Get rid of unwanted heat with ventilation if the temperature of … Continue reading