The following document discusses the recent escalation of general liability insurance premiums and the effect those heightened costs can have on taking out a home loan. Home_Loan_Insurance_Letter_Nov2012.pdf
New Home Buyers
The below video on the effects of ‘Heat Bleed’ offers great advice on what to look for when buying a new or used previously owned home.
Air Seal Information
The following resources are helpful reminders of what to look for before purchasing a home. From ventilation and air barrier inspection criteria to specific questions for your insurance agent, we want to make sure that you’re involved in every aspect
Vapor barriers and air seals are used to keep exterior walls and the foundation of a structure dry from moisture and free of air leaks. While both are critical in prolonging the lifetime of your home or structure, they often
Climate Zone Requirements
The national requirement for thermal insulation varies depending on the climate you live in. The warmer the climate you live in the lower the requirements for thermal insulation. The colder the climate the greater the requirements are for thermal insulation.