Contents: home energy project checklist; the basics (insulation materials, natural cooling, moisture and buildings); getting the job done correctly (hiring a contractor, scheduling the job, skills required); energy conservation measures (seal holes and cracks, repair and reglaze windows, install gaskets on electrical outlets, put in storm doors, put up storm windows, insulate floors, etc.); energy conservation replacement measures (water heater, windows, doors, etc.); energy savings from attic insulation. References. Construction terminology.Information on blowing your own attic insulation is covered later in this chapter. ... Heat/light ventilators Knob and tube wiring Uncovered electric junction boxes Whole house fans Attic access doors You will need to take care when insulatinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Home Energy Projects|
|Author||:||Jeffrey S. Tiller|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1996-09-01|