Energy efficiency is something that is so important to research when it comes to purchasing or renovating a home. Having an energy efficient home is beneficial beyond the traditional measures of reducing energy demand, lowering greenhouse gases, and saving us money. The space in an attic is an area that contributes to the efficiency of a home but could be overlooked. When looking at an attic there are two main points or questions you will want to ask yourself.
1. What type of insulation is being used in the attic
2. How much insulation is being used to conserve energy
Take a look at this informative video from REEP (Real Estate Energy Efficiency Program) below and speak to an Energy Advisor to ensure you have all the information necessary to create a space that is conserving energy, resulting in happy home!