Sealing Your Home

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Save Money by Weatherstripping

You should weather strip your doors and windows.

Using Caulking Guns

Using a caulking gun can help even a novice do-it-yourself enthusiast get a professional finish. Caulking

Is Sealing Grout Necessary?

What are the benefits of sealing grout? We find out!

DIY Draft Stopper

Keep the heat in your home by with your own draft blockers!

Finding and Stopping Insulation Leaks

A simple inspection can lead to a more energy-efficient home.

How to Make a Door Draft Stopper

Draft stoppers are great for energy efficient homes.

Locating Air Leaks 5 - Furnace Flues Sealing Techniques

The opening around a furnace or water heater flue or chimney is a major source of warm air into the attic.

Answers to Home Heating and Sealing Questions

Q. What can I put on the windows to keep the heat in the room for the winter and keep the sun out in

Get Rid Of The Drafts In Your Home

Getting rid of drafts can save you money during winter by keeping cold air out. When that cold air gets

How To Find Air Leaks In Your Home

In an energy-conscious household, an air leak can mean lost heat or cooled air, as well as a higher electric

How to Frame Door Openings

While door opening framing is a simple and easy home improvement project, it requires you to maintain

How To Windproof Your Home

In the dead of winter when the wind starts to howl, you will be very glad you took the time to windproof

How to Extend Frames for Door Openings

Sometimes door openings are not the right size for the doors you want to put in them. That creates a

How to Shape Steel Studs Around Irregular Corners

Shaping steel studs can be a difficult task, especially when it comes to those irregular corners. If

Detecting Air Leakage in Your Home

In most homes, even some of the newer ones, you're almost certain to find some air leakage. By investigating,

Framing Walls With Steel Studs Part 2

Framing steel studs are the most common type of metal studs used for wall framing, as an alternative