Erie, PA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013
DIY Home Fix Tips is constantly on the lookout for ways to make home repairs more efficient and less expensive.
This month, DIY Home Fix Tips explains what types of materials are used in home insulation.
There are several terms that are thrown around the DIY community that actually have definitive meanings in the insulating field.
Terms like: Rock Wool, Blown In, Conduction, Convection, Dead Air Space, Blanket, and Rigid. These terms and others are explained in DIY's new post entitled "House Insulated".
Most people have a misconception about how heat and cold interact in regards to insulation. This new post goes into some depth to help explain how and why one insulator may work better than another to help keep our homes the temperatures we desire.
Some videos have been added to the post that show how some of the different types of insulation are applied as well as some "best practices" any DIY-er should be aware of before beginning any insulating job.
About DIY Home Fix Tips:
The DIY Home Fix Tips blog treats their readers to quality, no bull info, tips, advice, videos and helpful product ideas related to DIY home repair. Brian Whiteman, the blog's author, has spent over 35 years designing, building, remodeling, and repairing residential homes. Mr. Whiteman is still active in repairing homes in the Erie, Pa. area. For more information about DIY Home Fix Tips, please visit http://www.diyhomefixtips.info.