Will Triple Pane Windows Reduce Noise?

Triple pane windows are great for energy efficiency, but should you buy them for their sound deafening properties? Home expert Bob Vila and others agree that while the windows are a smart choice for many reasons, they do not deliver on sound reduction. How is Sound Control Measured in Windows? Soundproofing is rated by STC,…

Should You Choose Vinyl or Aluminum Soffit Material?

Choosing the right soffit material will keep this essential part of your home trouble-free as it does its job of protecting your home. Also known as the eaves, the soffit is the gap between the roofline and the siding. Soffits may project out a few inches and contain vents for moisture control and attic ventilation.…