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We know that urgent action needs to be taken if we are going to get anywhere near the net-zero goals set by the Paris Agreement in 2015. But, knowing that a net-zero energy building will produce the same amount of energy it consumes, what action can you and I take to achieve this?
To insulate your garage or not insulate your garage? That is the question- whether ‘tis nobler to suffer from chills and noise from an uninsulated garage. Or whether to take insulation to the nooks and crannies and, by insulating, end them?
After several months in a row of especially high energy bills, you’ve done a bit of research and narrowed down your choices between Rockwool and cellulose insulation. But which is the better pick?
Are net-zero homes cost-prohibitive to build? No! A carefully planned zero-energy house might cost you as little as 5 percent more than a standard house.
Insulation, when installed properly, is a fantastic luxury that keeps us warm in the winter and cool in the summer. However, if that insulation gets wet, it could be a different story. Is wet insulation a risk and if so, what can be done about it?
Insulation is important for energy efficiency. But can it make your home more vulnerable to fire? We look at the fire safety of common insulation materials.
Insulation being installed correctly and not posing a possible health hazard is well worth exploring. Which begs the question: can insulation make you sick?