Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford
Homefront Radio Show


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.

When to Use Faced or Unfaced Attic Insulation

When insulating your attic, it’s important to know when to use insulation with a paper facing and when to use unfaced insulation. Watch this video to find out which one to use.

Kuppersmith Home Renovation Project 5: Insulation and Drywall

The Kuppersmith home renovation project follows the extensive renovation of a two-story, Tudor style home built in 1926 in Mobile, Alabama. In the fifth of our 13-part series, we’re spraying foam insulation, installing drywall, and painting the exterior of the house.

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

A more energy efficient home is not only good for the environment, it can save you money on your utility bills. Watch this video to find out how to make your home more energy efficient by upgrading your heating and cooling system, hot water heater, windows, and insulation.

How to Live a Green Lifestyle on a Budget

Living a green lifestyle is good for the environment and has health benefits, too, but buying eco-friendly products for your home can be expensive. Watch this video to find out how to save energy, conserve water, improve indoor air quality, and reduce waste without breaking your bank account.

How to Reduce Heating Bills and Save Energy on Your Home

These homeowners in Maine had heating bills as high as $1,400 a month in their historic 1890 home. Watch this video to see the steps they took to reduce their energy bills by installing energy efficient windows and doors and insulation.

Improving Indoor Air Quality and Conserving Energy

Living an eco-friendly lifestyle is good for the environment, but it can also improve your health and save money on utility bills. Watch this video to find out how to improve indoor air quality in your home and reduce the amount of energy you use.

How to Make a Draft Dodger for Doors and Windows

As the weather turns colder, drafts creeping in under doors and windowsills can really add to your heating bills. A draft dodger or draft snake helps seal out drafts and is an easy DIY project. Read on to find out how to make one for your home.