Home improvement projects aren’t always about aesthetic upgrades. The ones worthy of your time and effort serve aesthetics, functionality, and most of all, energy efficiency, all at the same time. To help you decide on which home improvement project you should undertake next, we’ve focused on the ones that give the most benefits in terms of energy efficiency.
Here are some of them:
Repair Your Siding
A siding repair project can improve interior insulation and, as a result, boost overall energy efficiency. Since you won’t be relying as much on your HVAC system, you can stay cooler during the warm months and warmer during the cold ones.
Replace Your Roofing System
Most of the time, energy efficiency starts with the roofing system and then trickles down. By choosing to replace your existing roof with an eco-friendly one, you can lessen the amount of heat it absorbs during the day and you won’t have to spend as much on cooling your interior.
Invest in Window Replacement
Window replacement is a worthy venture that can increase your home’s overall energy efficiency. As most air enters or escapes your home through windows, investing in superior units with better insulation control can help you manage indoor temperature.
Install Energy-Efficient Doors
Install better doors, but make it a point to avoid hollow, metal models. They have the adverse effect of allowing air to pass right through, defeating the very purpose of boosting energy efficiency.
3JM Exteriors, Inc. is the general contractor that can help turn your home into an energy-efficient abode. Your home is worth the investment and we’re here to help you start your next project. We serve Naperville, IL, and other nearby areas in Illinois. Give us a call at (630) 985-6494 so we can schedule a free inspection.