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The sound of a leaky house




I’ve highlighted a number of cheap or free ways to find leaks in your home in earlier posts (and of course a free energy audit from Mass Save is always a top-choice.) Here’s one more: If your hearing is good, … Continue reading






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Using a caulk gun is simple, right?




Yes, it is, but I am amazed at how frequently I see people do it wrong. A few simple things can make the difference between nobody noticing the caulk is there and an expensive mess. Without further ado, here are … Continue reading






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Insulation vs. Weatherization




If you’ve ever met me you’ve likely seen my coffee mug. If you’ve been to an A-HEET event you’ve likely seen me use that coffee mug as an example of insulation vs. weatherization. The two are very different, but go … Continue reading






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