Do Houses Need to Breathe?

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In the quest for ever more energy- efficient homes, codes are requiring that homes be built tighter than in years past. Some builders go all out, and attempt to seal every crack and crevice. Other builders, and many homeowners, are concerned about this trend. They say, “Don’t seal it up too tight. A house needs to breathe.” Really? Respectfully, we would say […]

Comfort and the Bonus Room

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Bonus Room: an extra space added above the garage. New-home builders like it because it is relatively easy to construct, thereby creating additional square footage for relatively less cost per square foot. Home owners like it for the same reasons, plus they now have a Game Room, or Entertainment Room, or Play Room. Until high summer hits, that is. […]

Crawford/Sebastian Community Development Council, Fort Smith, AR

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“We are currently building ENERGY STAR and WaterSense homes in Cedarville, AR.  Home Energy Rx has been a tremendous help.  If I have any questions they have been there to answer them.  They are a wealth of information.  It’s been a pleasure working with them!” -Ronnie Miller, Construction Supervisor, Crawford/Sebastian Community Development Council, Fort Smith, […]