Tag: Insulating

12
Apr

At Home: Insulate floors over unheated areas

Q: The room over the garage is cold in the winter and hot in the summer. The attic insulation was checked and OK’d by an insulation company. The roof was replaced last summer, installing ridge vents and removing two turbines. As the house is reasonably new, 2007, would it profit to spray foam in the garage ceiling to reduce some

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14
Mar

Home Fix: Insulating an older home

Q: Just bought a 1910 house in Queen Anne. We love the house, but it’s very chilly. I thought I would start with insulating the basement because I can feel jets of cool air coming in a certain points when walking around down there. I also need to install a dryer vent, so I removed a section of the lath

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