Top 5 Rated Heat Pumps

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Oct 142013

A high-quality heat pump can help to improve the comfort of your home throughout the year. Researching the top-rated heat pumps can help you to decide which brand is best for your needs and budget.

A heat pump and an air conditioner work in very similar ways. A heat pump works by pulling heat from the air and then reversing it to cool your home.

One of the best advantages of installing a heat pump instead of a standard AC is that you don’t need to install separate units in order to heat and cool your home. Continue reading »

Fiber Cement Installation Tips

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Oct 092013

Fiber cement siding is becoming more popular and if you’re installing your own, here are some installation tips to help you out.  
The first strip that should be attached is the starter strip.

Look for the beat up pieces and rip them into 1 1/4” starter strips that get attached to the wall 1” above the ground using a 15 gauge trim gun. The easiest way to place the starter strip in the right place is to snap a line 1” above the bottom of the wall.

After the starter strips are attached, snap another line 1/4” below the starter strip and position the bottom row so that it hangs 1/4” below the starter strips.

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New Insulating Materials For Your Office

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Oct 012013

This piece provides a detailed description of the properties of ETFE foil and explains the numerous advantages that stand to be gained from using it.


If you are considering renovating your business’s premises you might be also looking for ways to lower energy bills through energy efficient construction. Reducing energy bills is becoming increasingly important among businesses, and as energy costs continue to rise company owners seek out new and innovative designs and materials they can incorporate into their building.

Regardless of the size of your business, you will greatly benefit from choosing a suitable and efficient insulator, and as such appropriate time should be spent reviewing this topic.

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