Contractor John's DIY House Medic

How To Save Energy in Your Home Part 4; Walls, Floors and Ceilings

May 31, 2021 Contractor John Season 2 Episode 60
Contractor John's DIY House Medic
How To Save Energy in Your Home Part 4; Walls, Floors and Ceilings
Show Notes

                              DIY House Medic  Podcast Show Notes

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 Season:  2

Episode:  60

Episode Title:  How To Save Energy in Your Home Part 4; Walls, Floors and Ceilings

Episode Summary:

Save some energy and save some money. In Part 4 of this 4-part series Contractor John will share with you energy saving information regarding how to tighten the envelope by insulating insulation in the walls, floors and ceilings. Plus prepping for Jeopardy fact of the week! 

 

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Energy Star website https://www.energystar.gov/

National Fenestration Council http://www.nfrc.org

Environmental Protection Agency https://www.epa.gov/

 

Payback Formula:   Total Amount (investment) spent/savings per year= time in years until you receive your investment back

 

R-zone map:   https://www.energystar.gov/campaign/seal_insulate/identify_problems_you_want_fix/diy_checks_inspections/insulation_r_values

 

 

Plastic caps for mounting foam panels to concrete foundation walls  https://www.amazon.com/Plastic-Masonry-Fastener-250-pcs/dp/B00IMG3L4G/ref=sr_1_4?dchild=1&keywords=plastic+anchors+for+rigid+insulation+to+concrete&qid=1622171845&sr=8-4

 

 

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