The Eco-Friendly Way for Roofing Insulation

If you are looking for ways to save money on house maintenance as well as do your share in saving the environment, then roofing insulation is a must.  Of course, the initial outlay for the purchase of fiberglass batts, which are the insulation used in residential buildings in the United States, can be hefty but the savings in energy consumption (up to 13 percent) and in the reduction of greenhouse emissions, not to mention having a cooler house in the summer months, are worth it in some ways.

Eco-Friendly and Renewable Energy Primer

Today we hear the phrase renewable energy more than ever.  However, there are many people that are not sure what this really means.  Some are not even sure what renewable energy sources are available today and what the pros and cons are to each one.  So, here is a look at what renewable energy is, why it’s important, and the types of renewable energy out there.

What Exactly is Renewable Energy?
Renewable energy is energy that comes from sources that are natural and that can be naturally replenished in a quick amount of time.  It also has the potential to offer energy in the future as well.