Upgrading a home's insulation saves twice
Last updated 3/13/2008 at Noon
SAN DIEGO — Heating and cooling typically account for the largest energy expense in a home. Up to 40 percent of a home’s heat loss takes place due to inadequate insulation, wasting energy dollars in both winter and summer.
“San Diego’s temperature fluctuates between chilly winter weather and sweltering summers making proper home insulation critical,” explains Hal Snyder, vice president of customer programs for SDG&E. “The best way to make the most of your heating and air conditioning dollars is to insulate your ceilings, walls and floors, which would save an average family appr...