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U.S. Homeowners See Great Benefits in Insulation Upgrades

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry released their 2017 Remodeling Impact Report in which they score and report on how consumers view things from home improvement projects completed.  The results for insulation [...]

Another Happy and Satisfied Customer!

"I'm very pleased with this job! My thanks to the entire crew."  Valerie V.  I got to have a conversation with Valerie recently about work we completed for her home in response to her survey notes and comments.  My [...]

Damp Basement or Crawlspace? Get Help NOW

We've all smelled it, sensed it, felt it. It's palatable.  We're talking about a damp basement or crawlspace, high moisture levels and vulnerable to mold, pests and decay.  The odor is typically caused by the rise in mold spores in [...]

How is Cellulose Insulation Added into Attics?

The attic is prepped before the cellulose is used. Attic insulation is the hat that keeps you warm in the winter and cool in the summer.  It's more than just a cost per square foot.  The attic [...]

MicroGuard: A Reliable Gutter Protection Option for Every Homeowner

Here's a sample of a MicroGuard installed on a section of strap hung gutter. Most of us have seen the variety of gutter protection devices that clearly don't work - they're bent up and coming loose on [...]

Want to Save Some Monday? Fix Your Home’s Rim Joist!

Fixing the rim joist can improve your house's condition. Image courtesy of EnergyStar.gov You're sitting on it. Your rim joist, this is the the part of your house where the floor joists sit on the foundation walls.  Typically [...]

Cold House? Of Course It’s an Insulation Problem!

Does your grandma usually tell you to zip your coat up? She probably yelled more than told but that's good because she was right.  Running around without a coat is not good in the winter and living in a house [...]

Bauer Specialty Now Offers Partial Home Remodeling!

If you need work done in phases we will be glad to work with you.  These pictures from our friends' home in North East, PA are of their third spray foam project!  As they remodel an area at a time [...]

Garages Need Foam Insulation Too

It may not sound like it, but our garages need foam insulation too. They're often overlooked, but they are hardworking spaces that can be even more useful with some insulation attention. A recent project completed by lead sprayer Mike Yokom [...]

Is Your Attic Naked? The Best Way to Insulate the Attic

If your house feels colder than usual, you may need to insulate the attic. If you can safely access your attic take a look and see how well it's dressed. Look down and if you can see [...]