Beyond Insulation: Ensuring Proper Ventilation in Your Attic

If you live in an old home, it will likely have insulation but lack ventilation in its attic. Placing insulation in your attic is important; it helps to regulate the temperature by making your home warmer in winter and cooler in summer. But your attic also needs proper ventilation. A+ Insulation explains why ventilation for your … Continue reading Beyond Insulation: Ensuring Proper Ventilation in Your Attic

A Whole New World Beneath Your Feet: Basement Conversion Ideas

Are you looking to build another living space or entertainment hub to your home but don’t know where to build it? The answer could be right under your nose. A basement conversion is one of the best ways to add space to your home if you no longer have room to extend above ground. Since … Continue reading A Whole New World Beneath Your Feet: Basement Conversion Ideas

Structural Damage to Attics and Other Problems Rodents Cause

If there’s one room in the house most homeowners give little thought to, it’s probably the attic. When it’s too small to use as a bedroom, it’s used as long-term storage space for seasonal clothes, sports equipment, childhood memorabilia, and other things that often takes us years to throw away like old furniture, toys, and … Continue reading Structural Damage to Attics and Other Problems Rodents Cause

Five Things You Should Check Before Converting Your Attic into a Bedroom

It’s one thing to dream up a cozy new attic nook for the kids or your guests; it’s another to plan it out and execute the conversion. Though attic conversions are a common home improvement project in Kansas, it’s not as simple as putting up new walls and laying down new floors. It takes thorough … Continue reading Five Things You Should Check Before Converting Your Attic into a Bedroom

Attic and Foundation Insulation: Protect Your Home from Humidity and Moisture

Moisture is the common enemy of homeowners. It has wide-ranging implications, from structural home damage to health consequences. High moisture levels damage the foundations of your home. It accumulates on various surfaces and cause paint to peel, wood structures to rot, and electrical wirings to short circuit. Pests like cockroaches, termites, and other bugs are … Continue reading Attic and Foundation Insulation: Protect Your Home from Humidity and Moisture

Never Too Early: Preparing For Winter During The Summer

Winter is fast-approaching, and while it can be one of the most beautiful seasons of the year, it can also be the most challenging. Despite all the festivities and the captivating view that snow fall makes. According to a survey from YouGov, when asked about their favorite season, only 13% of respondents prefer the winter … Continue reading Never Too Early: Preparing For Winter During The Summer

Inherited an Old House? Here’s How to Check If It’s Under-insulated

From the intricate plaster moldings on the ceiling to the grandiose decorations on the fireplace, there’s no doubt that old homes in Kansas City have a unique charm to them. They’re also built with better craftsmanship and materials compared to the newer, mass-produced houses in the suburbs. Depending on the location, people could get these … Continue reading Inherited an Old House? Here’s How to Check If It’s Under-insulated

First Time Homeowners? Here’s What You Need to Know About Insulation

For first time homeowners, there’s a steep learning curve about the what goes into purchasing and making a great house a home. Insulating your home is not something that immediately springs to mind but the benefits it provides should put it high up on your priority list. Insulating will help control and maintain the temperature … Continue reading First Time Homeowners? Here’s What You Need to Know About Insulation

Turn Your Attic Into A Playroom

Instead of using your attic as a stockroom where you dump old and unusable things, why not transform it to become your children’s next playroom? Most of the time, it’s annoying to clean bedrooms littered with toys, and having your children play in the living room or in the kitchen can be harmful to them. … Continue reading Turn Your Attic Into A Playroom

Insulating a Workshop Shed: Why It Shouldn’t Be Overlooked

There are a lot of possible reasons why people decide to build their own workshop shed. It may be for extra storage, a place for your own time and for quiet, or a place where you can work on your own personal projects. No matter what is the reason behind building it, it is likely … Continue reading Insulating a Workshop Shed: Why It Shouldn’t Be Overlooked