REC's New home Energy Efficiency Tips
When planning for the construction of a new home, research these energy efficient options with your builder.
Radiant Barrier Roof sheathing
Green Board on Knee Walls
Corner stud turned on exterior
Soffit and ridge vents
12” attic insulation
Pad edge insulation
Mastic sealed and insulated metal duct work
Superior Central Michigan Walls
Sealed and insulated recessed lighting
Good dampers on fireplaces
Locate climate control system in the middle of the home.
Return air vents in every room except baths