Are You Paying to Heat the Neighborhood?

March 12, 2012

A poorly insulated building isn’t just an energy hog. The loss of conditioned air frequently makes it an uncomfortable place to live and work, not to mention the extra expense of heating it in the winter and cooling it in the summer.

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How to Prevent IT Equipment from Overheating—in Winter

Today, many businesses face a new challenge that may take them by surprise: how to keep the IT equipment in their server room or telecom closet cool when the building is heated. Until recently this problem was solved by using precision-cooling or mini-split systems, but both of these have significant drawbacks. The introduction of a relatively new class of self-contained, ceiling-mount air conditioners provides a more cost-effective and efficient alternative. Download now!
Tips for Selecting Rigid Roof Insulation
The best roof insulation choice meets thermal needs, energy codes, and performance requirements, resulting in a roof system that performs well over the long term. Click here for complete article …
Insulation: EPS and XPS
This particular article focuses on two insulation types that are popular in a variety of installations for the entire building envelope: EPS and XPS.
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A Green Roof Rating System Have you ever wondered about the energy efficiency and environmental impact of your roof? Click here for complete article …
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