How to Shade Your House From Sun Heat?

Answer With energy costs rising people are trying to keep their houses cool when it is hot outside. The sun beating down on your home can significantly change the temperature inside. Usually people cope b... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Shade Your House From Sun Heat

What is a good temperature program to use on a programmable thermostat for a heat pump to heat a house?

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How far from the house should I plant shade trees?

When planting shade trees, keep in mind the mature, fully-grown size. Mature trees, less than 50 feet tall, can be up to 15 feet from the house. Plant 50-foot trees 15 to 20 feet away, and plant tr... Read More »

Good Shade Trees for Near a House?

Planting trees around your house can be more than a landscaping effort to make your property more attractive. It can shade your home, saving energy and cooling costs. Some types of trees are especi... Read More »