DOES MY APARTMENT OR CONDO HAVE ATTIC MOLD?

Apartment and Condominium buildings in Chicago and suburbs built before 2000 were built under outdated building codes. These codes did not take attic ventilation into account. Consequently, many older apartment and condominium complexes are encountering attic mold issues. As building sciences evolve, much has been learned about attic moisture and mold related issues, over the […]

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WHY IS MY GAS BILL GOING UP?

WHY ARE YOU PAYING MORE TO HEAT YOUR HOME IN 2017? According to economists, natural gas prices are lower than they have been in 17 years. Last winter, natural gas usage for heating was weak due to mild temperatures. At the end of March 2016, US natural gas inventories were at 2.5 trillion cubic feet—67% […]

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INSULATION MYTHS

When considering attic insulation, there is a ton of information out there, not all of it is true.  Many homeowners wishing to do their part from a “green home” perspective may be getting inaccurate information. We see these insulation myths permeate communities and it can be hard to get folks to trust you when you […]

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