Improperly insulated attics greatly affect your comfort & can significantly increase your energy costs
It is common to see homes in south Texas that do not have the proper amount of insulation to protect their home. Because heating ans cooling costs account for more than 50% of your total energy bill, it is imperative that you ensure your home has the recommended of insulation. The department of Energy recommends an insulation rating of R38 in our area, or about 12" - 18" of fiberglass insulation. While conditioned air does leak through doors and windows, the majority of air loss happens through the home's attic. Studies show that a properly insulated attic can save up to 20% annually on your home's heating and cooling costs.