Insulating your home from the Thief. The thief you say? I drove to work today not realizing how cold it really was until I saw the plumes of exhaust billowing from tails pipes. I started thinking about how warm my house is and the comforts of a what a wood stove has added to my my home. While that is romantic, infiltration of cold air though holes or gaps in the shell construction of your home can rob you comfort as you sense the home is never warm.
STANDING SEAM ROOF. A weather- resistant roof is basic in the longevity and comfort of a structure, regardless of its age, size, or design. The roof of any structure is designed primarily to shed water, protect from the sun, and keep out any element that would destroy the structure underneath. Historically, the roof imparts much of the architectural character that you seen in any building. Specifically, architectural signifigance is lent to a residence when roofing material is used not only for protection from the elements but as an accent to differentiate one home from others in the neighborhood.
Consider these two floor types. One is true hardwood that has been refinished with a custom stain to provide a very warm tone that says, ” Ahh…home at last”. This warm color was selected throughout the entire home. The hardwood is Oak, 2-1.4 inch wide.