With fuel prices soaring through the roof, people are making several changes in their lifestyle to lower energy consumption. With transportation, this has lead to electric and hybrid cars but there are home improvements that can cut your energy costs as well. For example, homeowners are starting to invest in more storm windows, new furnaces and programmable thermostats than before because they are energy savers that can help lower utility bills. Unfortunately, most people overlook the need for more insulation because it is hidden inside of their walls.

Insulation can make a huge difference in your home’s energy efficiency though; especially in the attic where a lot of heat is lost and gained. Insulation is graded on a scale of…



Source by Art Gib