Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford
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Attics & Basements

Considerations When Installing Spray Foam Attic Insulation

Mike asks, “What are the advantages and things to consider when sealing the attic of a house with spray foam insulation?”

There are several considerations when installing spray from insulation, including cost and attic ventilation. Read on to find out more.

How to Build a Raised Storage Area in Your Attic

Building a raised platform in your attic is a great way to increase storage space while making sure you have plenty of insulation in the attic floor. Watch this video to find out more.

Tips on How to Prevent Wood Floors from Buckling

Buckled or cupped wood floors are often caused by ground moisture from the crawlspace under your home. Watch this video for tips on how to solve the problem.

DIY Tips for Saving Energy in Your Home

Everyone wants to reduce the utility bills on their home. Watch this video for simple ways to lower heating and cooling costs, improve insulation, save energy on lighting, and make your hot water heater more energy efficient.

How to Make Use of Wasted Space in Your Home

There are many ways to better utilize the space in your home, including organizing closets and adding storage to the laundry room. Watch this video to find out how to take advantage of the wasted space in your home from small projects to large.

Basement Refinishing Tips for Your Home

Finishing a basement can be a great way to add extra living space to your home. But before you take on a basement remodeling project, it’s important to consider potential problems, like excess moisture, low ceilings, lack of emergency exits, and stairways that aren’t up to code.

Do Solar Powered Attic Vent Fans Really Work?

Solar powered attic vent fans usually don’t move as much air as hardwired fans, but they’re easier to install. Watch this video to find out more.

Adding Soffit and Ridge Vents to Your Attic

Proper attic ventilation is an important component of an energy efficient home since it keeps your house cooler in the summer. Attic vents also prevent damage to your home in the winter from mold and mildew. Watch this video to see the different types of attic vents you need for your home.