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REC's New home Energy Efficiency Tips

When planning for the construction of a new home, research these energy efficient options with your builder.


Radiant Barrier Roof sheathing

Green Board on Knee Walls

Corner stud turned on exterior

Soffit and ridge vents

Newspaper insulation

12” attic insulation

Pad edge insulation

Mastic sealed and insulated metal duct work

Superior Central Michigan Walls

Sealed and insulated recessed lighting

Good dampers on fireplaces

Locate climate control system in the middle of the home.

Return air vents in every room except baths



















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