Category: Energy Efficiency

Insulating Hot Water Pipes

Your home’s hot water needs to travel from the tank to various locations throughout your house. In my case; I have copper pipes, but this is also applicable to Pex or PVC piping. During the traveling process, heat moves from the inside of your…

Adding Insulation in Rental Properties

Most of the homes we own as rental properties have little to no insulation. Most of these houses were bought from typical “slum lords” that cared as much about their tenants as they did about the squirrels living in the attic. Our investment strategy…

Insulating Old House Rim Joists

When you begin your journey of home energy conservation — heat loss is one of the largest factors in your monthly utility bill. The best strategy is to tackle “low hanging fruit.” Start the projects that are DIY friendly and offer a great bang…