10 FAQs and Answers About House Wraps

You’ve probably heard of house wraps before, but aren’t too familiar with them. They’re actually a moisture and air barrier that seals gaps and leaks in the oriented strand board (OSB) panels or plywood sheathing that makes up a layer beneath your home’s siding. This helps in preventing drafts from getting into your main insulation while reducing heating and cooling costs by acting as an additional insulated layer.

Understanding the Importance of Soffit and Fascia

Understanding the Importance of Soffit and Fascia

A well-built and regularly maintained roofing system is more than just getting the best materials installed. It’s also about knowing which components are crucial in keeping your home safe and secure. Among these important components are the soffit and fascia, which aren’t always known to some homeowners. You’ve probably heard of these terms before, but how are they important in your roofing system?

Useful Window Ideas That Benefit Aging-in-Place Designs

Useful Window Ideas That Benefit Aging-in-Place Designs

By the year 2029, all baby boomers will be aged 65 and above. This is based on a report by the U.S. Census Bureau, along with the fact that around 20% of the U.S. population will be past the traditional retirement age. This means by 2050, the population over the retirement age will be around 83.7 million. This is more than double the estimated population of 43.1 million back in 2012!