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  • Living Room and Bedrooms Home no Longer Too Hot in Summer

    Living Room and Bedrooms Home no Longer Too Hot in Summer

    Oregon, OR
    July 28, 2018

    This 5-bedroom home in Oregon City, OR had rooms that were too hot in the summer. Even though the home was built in 1996-1997, it was clear to the owners that insulation had been scrimped on! Solution This couple met us at the county fair and set up a time for one of our energy consultants to investigate.

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  • Moldy and Damp Storage Area Cleaned Up

    Moldy and Damp Storage Area Cleaned Up

    Ridgefield, WA
    December 27, 2016

    High humidity, wet insulation, and mold lived in the storage area above the crawl space. The house was built in 2007, so the homeowners thought everything should be fine. However, getting ready to hit the slopes with their skis they noticed a foul odor coming from their snow clothes that had been stored in this space.

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  • Home Prepared for Sale by Addressing Issues in Crawl Space

    Home Prepared for Sale by Addressing Issues in Crawl Space

    Brush Prairie, WA
    January 7, 2019

    The home inspector let the owner of this home near Brush Prairie, WA know that there were issues under the home that should be addressed before listing the house for sale. Solution Our energy consultant crawled under the home and saw what the inspector had told the owner—moisture causing mold growth, and insulation hanging down.

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  • Homeowners More Comfortable Once Attic Insulation Issues Solved

    Homeowners More Comfortable Once Attic Insulation Issues Solved

    Washougal, WA
    October 9, 2018

    During the upstairs remodel, this Washougal, WA home lost a lot of attic insulation. The owners needed a solution to make their upstairs more comfortable. Solution When our energy consultant met with the owners, they felt their home was a 5 out of 10 on energy efficiency since the remodel was completed.

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  • Contractor Hires Us to Insulate Floor and Ducts Home

    Contractor Hires Us to Insulate Floor and Ducts Home

    Camas, WA
    September 17, 2018

    This contractor working on a remodel of a Camas, WA home needed a company to reinsulate ductwork PLUS install batting in the floor. Not every insulation company does everything. Solution After finding our company online, he called to see if we could do both tasks.

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  • Rim Joist Gaps Sealed and Insulated with Spray Foam Home

    Rim Joist Gaps Sealed and Insulated with Spray Foam Home

    Vancouver, WA
    July 10, 2018

    The floors in this Vancouver, WA home were cold, and the homeowner wanted to solve this issue, plus make her home more energy efficient. There seemed to be issues between the original house and the addition but she needed an evaluation to help determine what was going on.

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  • Mold Growing In Attic of Home Contributing to Allergy Issues

    Mold Growing In Attic of Home Contributing to Allergy Issues

    North Plains, OR
    January 7, 2019

    Since his heating bills in the winter were extremely high, this North Plains, OR homeowner was interested in an energy audit to help figure out what was going on. Solution This North Plains, OR homeowner saw our vehicles at a neighbor’s home and called us for an appointment.

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  • Amazing Amounts Of Water Under Home Addressed With Triplesafe Sump Pump

    Amazing Amounts Of Water Under Home Addressed With Triplesafe Sump Pump

    Banks, OR
    January 30, 2019

    The owner knew there was a lot of water under his home and thought the existing sump pump wasn’t keeping up. Solution After seeing our listing on Home Advisor online, he called for an appointment. Our energy consultant was amazed at the amount of water under the home!

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  • Cold Floors Home Solved with CleanSpace

    Cold Floors Home Solved with CleanSpace

    Gresham, OR
    October 10, 2018

    The homeowners of this Gresham, OR house wanted to improve the energy efficiency of their home plus solve the issue of cold floors. They also suspected there were mice in the crawl space. To top it off, the new furnace was not helping make them more comfortable.

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  • Home Now Warmer in Winter with Crawl Space Insulation

    Home Now Warmer in Winter with Crawl Space Insulation

    SE Portland, OR
    December 21, 2018

    This homeowner in SE Portland, OR wanted to be more comfortable in his home in the winter and needed to find a company to help him determine the best solutions. Solution After doing research and finding our company on the Home Advisor website, he called for an appointment.

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  • Goal to Help Be Warmer in Winter Is Helped with Closed-Cell Spray Foam

    Goal to Help Be Warmer in Winter Is Helped with Closed-Cell Spray Foam

    Portland, OR
    November 21, 2018

    After doing research online and finding our company, she called us to find out how we could help. Our Energy Consultant met with her to learn what she has been experiencing in the home. He then suited up and got into the crawl space.

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  • Water Controlled Under Home with Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Water Controlled Under Home with Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Tigard, OR
    January 11, 2019

    The owner of this home in Tigard, OR knew there were water issues in the crawl space but did not know how extensive or what should be done about it. Solution He met us at our booth at a Portland home and garden show and set up an appointment for one of our energy consultants to meet with him. Our consultant suited up in protective gear to investigate this crawl space, and he was glad he did!

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  • Attic Insulated Home To Reduce Heat Loss

    Attic Insulated Home To Reduce Heat Loss

    Milwaukie, OR
    March 6, 2018

    When your home has icicles hanging off it after a winter snowstorm, this is not a good sign! This Milwaukie, OR homeowner found our company online and called us to have one of our Energy Consultants evaluate their home to determine how to make it warmer and make them more comfortable.

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  • No More Mold Home-Attic Insulation & Crawl Space Encapsulation

    No More Mold Home-Attic Insulation & Crawl Space Encapsulation

    SW Portland, OR
    March 7, 2017

    This couple, in a lovely SW Portland neighborhood, wanted to get rid of mold inside their home--it was growing on walls when furniture was nearby. Their home was also extra dusty. Plus, they wanted a solution for the cold walls. They found Josh Lowe’s Dr. Energy Saver online and called us because of all the positive reviews we have.

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  • Crawl Space Encapsulation & Attic Insulation for a Home

    Crawl Space Encapsulation & Attic Insulation for a Home

    Portland, OR
    December 27, 2016

    Holly has lived in her 1970 house for twenty-four years and it had always been uncomfortably hot in the summer or freezing cold in the winter. The home also experienced mold issues. After several attempts at trying to strip the paint off the walls only to have the mold return a few months later, she decided it was time for a whole home renovation.

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  • Home Gets Insulation Upgrade to Make Bedrooms Warmer in Winter

    Home Gets Insulation Upgrade to Make Bedrooms Warmer in Winter

    Forest Grove, OR
    January 3, 2019

    After having lived in this home near Forest Grove, OR, for two years, this family was ready to fix the issue of not having warm bedrooms in the winter. Solution The home was built in the 1950’s when a lot of homes did not have a lot of insulation work done.

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  • Crawl Space Encapsulated Home - Now Home is Warmer in Winter

    Crawl Space Encapsulated Home - Now Home is Warmer in Winter

    Hillsboro, OR
    June 6, 2018

    As this Hillsboro, OR family planned to stay in this house forever, it was time to address the issue of not being comfortable in the winter months. On a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being best), they rate their home’s efficiency a 2! It just didn’t stay warm, even with the thermostat turned up.

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  • Beaverton Home Built in 1970's Needing More Attic Insulation To Be Efficient

    Beaverton Home Built in 1970's Needing More Attic Insulation To Be Efficient

    Beaverton, OR
    May 2, 2018

    The folks coordinating the new home construction project were looking for a new insulation contractor to work with that could do all aspects of insulation. Solution After hearing our ad on the radio, they called to set up an appointment for our Energy Consultant to visit the site.

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  • Mold Mitigated Under Home

    Mold Mitigated Under Home

    Happy Valley, OR
    July 23, 2018

    The owners of this fairly new home in Happy Valley, OR were noticing mold and dry rot under their home, even though they could see the vapor barrier on the ground. They knew the mold and dry rot couldn’t be good things! Solution They did an internet search and found us online.

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  • Homeowners Preparing House to Sell Add Blown-In Insulation in Attic

    Homeowners Preparing House to Sell Add Blown-In Insulation in Attic

    Clackamas, OR
    April 30, 2018

    These Clackamas, OR homeowners were preparing their home to quickly put it on the market. The owners knew that the second floor was not comfortable and wanted to make some improvements to help sell the home. They wanted to add insulation in the attic and needed it done very soon.

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  • Serious Health Problems Solved With Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Lake Oswego, OR
    October 18, 2016

    This homeowner and her family were experiencing serious health problems in their home. She already knew that the mold in the crawlspace (infiltrating into the home) was the cause. After any rain, this homeowner’s crawlspace had standing water.

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  • Attic Now Insulated AND Can Be Used for Storage

    Attic Now Insulated AND Can Be Used for Storage

    Lake Oswego, OR
    February 13, 2019

    This couple wanted to make their home more comfortable year-round and knew there was not much attic insulation. A friend recommended they re-insulate with fiberglass. Solution After doing internet research and finding our reviews and our company online, they set up an appointment for one of our energy consultants to investigate the attic.

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  • OR Couple Now Much Warmer Due to Blown-in Cellulose Installed in Attic

    OR Couple Now Much Warmer Due to Blown-in Cellulose Installed in Attic

    Lake Oswego, OR
    November 14, 2018

    This Lake Oswego, OR wanted to be more comfortable in their home year-round and needed a company to help them determine what was going on in their home. Solution They found us on the Home Advisor platform and called for an appointment. Their energy consultant, Garrett, met with them to discuss what they have been experiencing in their home and what they were wanting to achieve with insulation.

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  • Messy and Leaky Attic Now Sealed and Properly Insulated

    Messy and Leaky Attic Now Sealed and Properly Insulated

    Gladstone, OR
    January 16, 2019

    This couple just bought this home. When he went up in the attic with their electrician, he saw it was a mess. He was going to add in insulation himself but then realized he better call a professional to see what needs to be done. Solution In doing internet research, they found us online and sent in a request.

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  • Drafty Home Made More Comfortable with Attic Insulation

    Drafty Home Made More Comfortable with Attic Insulation

    West Linn, OR
    March 19, 2018

    This West Linn, OR family was experiencing drafts in their home, making their home cold in the winter. While in the summer, the cooling system ran too much and wasn’t making the house very comfortable. After finding Josh Lowe’s Dr. Energy Saver online, they contacted us for an appointment with one of our Energy Consultants.

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  • 3 Problems Fixed with 1 Solution - Crawl Space Encapsulation Home

    3 Problems Fixed with 1 Solution - Crawl Space Encapsulation Home

    Sherwood, OR
    July 24, 2018

    With high electric bills, a very dusty home, and a home that was cold in the winter, this Sherwood, OR couple was ready to fix their four-bedroom home. Solution At a Portland-area home and garden show, this couple saw our booth and set up an appointment to have one of our Energy Consultants come out the following week.

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  • Attic Insulated to Make Home More Comfortable

    Attic Insulated to Make Home More Comfortable

    Beavercreek, OR
    January 30, 2019

    This couple’s new-to-them home came with insulation issues in the attic, and they wanted to fix these issues now rather than being uncomfortable for years before they fixed it.

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  • Homeowners Unaware of Rodents, Water, and Mold Under Home

    Homeowners Unaware of Rodents, Water, and Mold Under Home

    Canby, OR
    January 30, 2019

    This couple wanted to make their floors warmer in the winter. They could see some insulation was hanging down and thought all it needed was to be put back up. Solution After doing research online to find companies that worked in Canby, OR, they found us on Home Advisor and made an appointment.

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  • House Prepared For Sale By Re-Insulating Crawl Space

    House Prepared For Sale By Re-Insulating Crawl Space

    Dundee, OR
    January 30, 2019

    The owner of this home near Dundee, OR was preparing it for sale and knew the crawl space was a mess and had a rodent infestation to boot. Solution He found us online and called to set up an appointment with one of our energy consultants.

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  • Attic Needing Much More Insulation to Keep Family Warm

    Attic Needing Much More Insulation to Keep Family Warm

    Hubbard, OR
    January 3, 2019

    This family near Hubbard, OR had been living in this house for a full year and wanted to be more comfortable and warm in their own home. Solution After finding our company on Home Advisor, they called to set up an appointment. Their thought was that the crawl space was needing insulation.

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  • Wet and Rodent-Infested Crawl Space Sealed and Encapsulated

    Wet and Rodent-Infested Crawl Space Sealed and Encapsulated

    Dayton, OR
    April 24, 2018

    This five-year-old home had water in the crawl space and rodents were making their home in the insulation. Solution After receiving several bids, the homeowners chose Dr. Energy Saver due to price and customer service.

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  • Mold Treated and Neutralized Under Home

    Mold Treated and Neutralized Under Home

    Woodburn, OR
    September 10, 2018

    This Woodburn, OR couple wanted to properly insulate their crawl space, plus treat the water issues and the mold growth in their crawl space, as they are preparing to put the home up for sale and knew these were issues that needed to be solved.

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  • Extremely Wet Crawl Space Remedied Home Using SuperSump Pump

    Extremely Wet Crawl Space Remedied Home Using SuperSump Pump

    Keizer, OR
    July 31, 2018

    This Keizer, OR house was in the escrow step of the sale, and the buyer wanted the wet crawl space fixed. Solution The owner found us online and had our Energy Consultant come out quickly since the sale was hinging on fixing this issue.

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  • Musty Smells & Rat Infestation Home Now Gone Due to Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Musty Smells & Rat Infestation Home Now Gone Due to Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Salem, OR
    February 27, 2017

    This client in Salem, OR found our company online and called us to see what could be done to reduce smells coming from her crawl space. Musty smells were coming from under their home, and they knew they had rats under there.

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  • Salem Area Homeowner Tired of House Making Them Sick-Chose Crawl Encapsulation

    Salem Area Homeowner Tired of House Making Them Sick-Chose Crawl Encapsulation

    Salem, OR
    April 23, 2018

    Since she and one of her children have asthma and were getting sick a lot, it became a priority to solve the mystery of where the musty smells were coming from. The musty smells would even get worse when the weather was hot.

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  • Heat No Longer Going Right Out the Roof In Home

    Heat No Longer Going Right Out the Roof In Home

    Salem, OR
    October 23, 2017

    “Heat goes right out the roof” is what the owner of this SE Salem, OR home told us. She found us on Home Advisor and called for an appointment to get help in determining how to solve this. Solution When our Energy Consultant met with the homeowner, one of the questions he asked was “On a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being great), how do you rate your home for comfort?

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  • Homeowner Wants to Fix Attic Insulation

    Homeowner Wants to Fix Attic Insulation

    Otis, OR
    January 6, 2019

    The home inspector let the owner of this home near Brush Prairie, WA know that there were issues under the home that should be addressed before listing the house for sale. Solution Our energy consultant crawled under the home and saw what the inspector had told the owner—moisture causing mold growth, and insulation hanging down.

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  • Home That Got Cold Fast Is Now Well Insulated

    Home That Got Cold Fast Is Now Well Insulated

    Aumsville, OR
    January 31, 2018

    This new-to-them 3-bedroom home in Aumsville, OR would get cold very fast when the weather got colder. Some important things you don’t find out about until you move in and live there a while! Solution Our Energy Consultant met with the owners to see what they were hoping to accomplish.

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  • Home Made More Comfortable with New Crawl Space Insulation

    Home Made More Comfortable with New Crawl Space Insulation

    Stayton, OR
    July 25, 2018

    Since their home was not comfortable in the winter, these Stayton, OR homeowners knew something was needed in the crawl space. Solution This couple found us on Home Advisor, saw our reviews, and called for an appointment.

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  • Holiday Home Made More Comfortable With Spray Foam

    Holiday Home Made More Comfortable With Spray Foam

    Lincoln City, OR
    April 18, 2018

    The holiday home in Lincoln City for this couple was not as comfortable as they wanted. It was time to get this issue solved. Solution After finding our listing on Home Advisor, they called us to set up an appointment for one of our Energy Consultant to investigate what is going on under the home.

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  • Attic in Older Home Insulated with More Effective Blown-in Cellulose

    Attic in Older Home Insulated with More Effective Blown-in Cellulose

    Turner, OR
    August 7, 2018

    This couple had only been in their 61-year-old home for three days and already knew they had comfort issues. And it wasn’t even the heat of the summer, yet! Solution Our Energy Consultant crawled in both the attic and the crawl space and found insulation issues in each space.

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  • Crawl Space in Home Insulated So Home Could Sell

    Crawl Space in Home Insulated So Home Could Sell

    Monmouth, OR
    August 23, 2017

    This Monmouth homeowner was working on selling the home (sale was pending!) and needed to immediately address the crawl space issues. They found us on the Home Advisor site and called for an appointment. The crawl space insulation was inadequate and was falling down plus there were rodent feces everywhere.

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  • Home Made More Comfortable with Crawl Space Encapsulation and Attic Insulation

    Home Made More Comfortable with Crawl Space Encapsulation and Attic Insulation

    Scio, OR
    February 5, 2019

    These Scio, OR homeowners wanted to find solutions to make their home more comfortable to live in, especially in the summer. Solution We have a booth at the Oregon State Fair and this couple talked with us there. They liked that our company offers free evaluations, so they signed up for a date and time that worked for both of them.

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  • Homeowners Rid Dream Home of Mice & Feces Infested Insulation in With Josh Lowes Help

    Lebanon, OR
    December 27, 2016

    The decision to leave Iowa and buy a house in Oregon was a tough choice for these homeowners because they had to move away from their children and grandchildren. But, they had fallen in love with the beauty of Oregon and bought their dream home, which was surrounded by tall trees on two acres.

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  • New Homeowner Not Comfortable Home & Wanted To Know Why

    New Homeowner Not Comfortable Home & Wanted To Know Why

    Lebanon, OR
    March 27, 2018

    The homeowner called us to make an appointment for attic insulation to help make her home more comfortable. She had moved in to this house a month before and was already too hot in July. A new heating/cooling system was being installed soon.

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  • Garage in Kept Warmer in Winter with Spray Foam

    Garage in Kept Warmer in Winter with Spray Foam

    Blodgett, OR
    August 15, 2018

    Since the garage was too cold in the winter, this Blodgett, OR homeowner wanted a solution to solve this issue. Solution He found us online and called to set up an appointment. Our Energy Consultant met with him to discuss different types of insulation.

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  • Home Warmer in Winter After Attic Insulated Properly

    Home Warmer in Winter After Attic Insulated Properly

    Newport, OR
    August 9, 2017

    The homeowner was not comfortable in his own home and was tired of it. Floors were cold in the winter, and they had to use portable heaters to make some rooms comfortable. One a scale of 1 to 10, they rated their house a 5.5 for comfort in the winter.

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  • Mold, Rodents, and Water Under Home Mitigated with Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Mold, Rodents, and Water Under Home Mitigated with Crawl Space Encapsulation

    Philomath, OR
    February 14, 2017

    This Philomath, OR couple met us at our booth at a home show as they knew there were some issues in the crawl space. They plan to make this their “forever home” and wanted to determine how to make their home warmer in the winter.

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  • Rats, Mold, and Air Quality Issues Tied Together, Addressed with Spray Foam

    Rats, Mold, and Air Quality Issues Tied Together, Addressed with Spray Foam

    Adair Village, OR

    This home near Adair Village had air quality issues in the house and rat issues under the house. Solution After seeing our crew working at a neighbor’s house, this homeowner called us for an appointment.

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  • With Encapsulated Crawl Space, Mice No Longer Have Easy Access In Home

    With Encapsulated Crawl Space, Mice No Longer Have Easy Access In Home

    Corvallis, OR
    November 26, 2018

    The cold floors in this Corvallis, OR home, plus the mice they were hearing in the walls, were problems the homeowners wanted to solve. The mice noise seemed to be getting worse, too. They also wanted to improve the energy efficiency of their home, especially how the upstairs was too hot in the summer. Solution The homeowners found our company online and called us for an appointment.

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  • Crawl Space Insulation Work Done as Home Near Prepared For Sale

    Crawl Space Insulation Work Done as Home Near Prepared For Sale

    Shedd, OR
    January 3, 2019

    After having a home inspector check out their home, the owner of this home near Shedd realized he would need to address issues the crawl space had before it would be ready to sell. Solution This photo shows one of the issues; the dryer hose wasn’t attached and needed to be replaced.

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  • Home Has 14 New Windows Installed

    Home Has 14 New Windows Installed

    Blue River, OR
    August 23, 2017

    This Blue River homeowner, who is a previous client of ours, wanted to upgrade the old aluminum windows in her home and its basement. She knew these were inefficient and called us to set up a time for one of our Energy Consultants to come out.

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  • Church's Congregation Now More Comfortable During Services

    Church's Congregation Now More Comfortable During Services

    Halsey, OR
    October 16, 2018

    This church in Halsey, OR wanted to make the church cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter for the congregation. They thought there was insulation in the attic so they needed ideas. Solution After finding our listing online, they called for an appointment.

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  • Garage in Needing Insulation to Keep Room Above Warmer

    Garage in Needing Insulation to Keep Room Above Warmer

    Monroe, OR
    May 21, 2018

    This garage in Monroe, Oregon has a room above it, and the floors were always cold in the winters. Solution After finding our company online, the owner contacted us to set up an appointment.

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  • Home expensive to heat and cool

    Home expensive to heat and cool

    Bend, OR
    February 14, 2017

    This Bend, OR couple met us at our booth at the Redmond Home Show. Their electric bill was quite high in both the summer and the winter and they wanted to make their home more comfortable year-round and reduce their electric bills.

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  • Attic Insulated to Make Home Cooler in Summer

    Attic Insulated to Make Home Cooler in Summer

    Marcola, OR
    August 28, 2018

    This Marcola, OR homeowner has been in this house for less than two years and was tired of the upstairs being too hot in the summer. Solution After seeing our trucks around the area, he called to make an appointment.

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  • Home Made Warmer with New Underfloor Insulation

    Home Made Warmer with New Underfloor Insulation

    Marcola, OR
    November 21, 2018

    This homeowner knew a new vapor barrier was needed, and also wanted to know if the insulation was good under his home. Solution After doing online research and finding us on the Home Advisor/Angie’s List platform, he called to set up an appointment. Good thing, because the insulation was hanging down in places and that means it’s not doing any insulating!

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  • Old Schoolhouse in Gets New Windows

    Old Schoolhouse in Gets New Windows

    Leaburg, OR
    December 27, 2016

    The building used to be the town's school where many residents attended and had fond memories. McKenzie Fire and Rescue now share this building with the volunteer-staffed library. The library’s main loss of money came from high-energy bills.

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  • Home Needing Attic Insulation ... AFTER Rat Infestation Taken Care of

    Home Needing Attic Insulation ... AFTER Rat Infestation Taken Care of

    Yachats, OR
    May 1, 2018

    This owner of this Yachts, OR vacation rental learned from the utility audit that the property needed attic insulation. There was not enough insulation in there now (see photo). Solution After finding our company online, the owner called our company to see how we could best help.

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  • Residents Save up to 50% on their Heating Bills in Junction City

    Junction City, OR
    December 27, 2016

    Northtowne’s apartment manager knew she had trouble when she discovered evidence of animals living in the crawl space and destroying the insulation. Northtowne’s apartment manager, Brenda Jensen, called Josh Lowe’s Dr. Energy Saver after beginning a repair in a resident’s home.

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  • Upstairs space too hot in summer

    Springfield, OR
    October 18, 2016

    This homeowner has a beautiful home with a Cape-Cod style second floor, where the upstairs walls are partially sloped. This space was used for bedrooms but was uncomfortably cold in the winter and hot in the summer.

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  • 1950\'s Home\'s Attic Now Well-Insulated with Cellulose

    1950's Home's Attic Now Well-Insulated with Cellulose

    Eugene, OR

    The owners of this west Eugene, OR home built in 1951 were working on a remodel and hired our company to insulate the attic. The BEFORE photo shows how there was hardly any insulation.

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  • Attic Homeowners Unaware of Mold Growing In Attic

    Attic Homeowners Unaware of Mold Growing In Attic

    Junction City, OR
    March 22, 2018

    The original reason these Junction City, OR homeowners contacted us was their older home was very uncomfortable to live in during the winter, especially the cold floors. They were burning a lot of wood and their home was still cold. For the summer, they had bought portable air conditioners to try and bring down the temperature.

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  • Crawl Space Repaired and Encapsulated

    Crawl Space Repaired and Encapsulated

    La Pine, OR
    April 2, 2018

    This crawl space was wet and musty with evidence of rodent damage. Solution The homeowner wanted a cleaned up crawl space because they realized that fifty percent of the air they were breathing in the living area came from the crawl space.

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  • Stops Sweating After Spray Foam Is Applied

    Stops Sweating After Spray Foam Is Applied

    Springfield, OR
    March 26, 2018

    This new shop made of metal walls and a metal ceiling, located in Springfield, OR, would sweat and drip water on them every time they turned on the heat! The water would drip on the projects to be worked on in the shop. They quickly realized, too, that it was going to be very hot in the summer and very cold in the winter.

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  • Mold Growth Neutralized Under Home

    Mold Growth Neutralized Under Home

    Springfield, OR
    January 9, 2019

    There had been a plumbing leak going on for a while (unbeknownst to the owner) under this Springfield, OR home and now that it was repaired, he needed new insulation. Solution Since he wanted to protect his home, he decided to find a company that could re-insulate under his home and deal with the mold growth.

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  • Scalding Hot, then Freezing Cold Home Gets Cured

    Scalding Hot, then Freezing Cold Home Gets Cured

    Springfield, OR
    December 27, 2016

    After living in their 1950 home through the winter, these homeowners knew they needed to fix the furnace or they would be way too hot in the summer. They called Josh Lowe’s Dr. Energy Saver and several big box stores in the area to get estimates on adding air conditioning to their current system.

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  • Home is Warm Again

    Springfield, OR
    September 23, 2015

    The homeowner’s family moved into her home to take care of it while she was out of the country. During that time the outside heat pump froze up and they took a hammer to it to break off the ice. They destroyed it and it’s been freezing cold in her house during the winter and spring ever since.

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  • Neutralizing Mold Growth Under Home

    Neutralizing Mold Growth Under Home

    Springfield, OR
    October 16, 2018

    The couple that owns this Springfield, OR home knew there was mold growing underneath it, and needed ideas on what to do to stop it to help reduce allergens in their home. Solution One of the things we explain to our clients is that about fifty percent of the air you breathe on the first floor of your home comes from your crawl space.

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  • Knee Walls with no insulation

    Knee Walls with no insulation

    Springfield, OR
    February 14, 2017

    Why did the customer contact you? This Springfield, OR homeowner had her utility company evaluate her home. They discovered there was no insulation behind the attic’s knee walls (that short wall used to support rafters) and the door to the area also had no insulation.

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  • Mobile Home's Insulation Just Sitting On Ground!

    Mobile Home's Insulation Just Sitting On Ground!

    Springfield, OR
    December 22, 2017

    The owners of this Springfield, OR mobile home knew there were some issues with the vapor barrier under their home in a mobile home park and found us in the yellow pages. They called for an appointment for one our Energy Consultants to come out and look underneath.

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  • Couple Insulates Attic to R-60 Level to Make Upstairs Warmer in Winter

    Couple Insulates Attic to R-60 Level to Make Upstairs Warmer in Winter

    Springfield, OR
    January 29, 2019

    With an upstairs living area that was just too cold in the winter, this Springfield, OR couple was looking for solutions. Solution After meeting with us at our booth at the Lane County Fair, they scheduled an appointment for one of our energy consultants to evaluate the attic.

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  • Rental Home Near Made More Efficient with Spray Foam Insulation

    Rental Home Near Made More Efficient with Spray Foam Insulation

    Noti, OR
    October 16, 2018

    These owners have rented out this home near Noti, OR for the last five years, and learned from tenants that it was not very energy efficient plus the floors were quite cold in the winter. Solution Our Energy Consultant met with them at the rental house to discuss what they hoped to accomplish, which was making the home more comfortable and efficient for renters.

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  • New Construction Insulated to Give Home Comfort and Energy Efficiency

    New Construction Insulated to Give Home Comfort and Energy Efficiency

    Elmira, OR
    May 7, 2018

    The folks coordinating the new home construction project were looking for a new insulation contractor to work with that could do all aspects of insulation. Solution After hearing our ad on the radio, they called to set up an appointment for our Energy Consultant to visit the site.

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  • A Freezing home Made Cozy

    A Freezing home Made Cozy

    Eugene, OR

    The homeowner bought this house in foreclosure and hadn’t realized that the newer addition that had been turned into a laundry room lacked insulation in the attic above it. After going through a freezing cold winter he decided to call Josh Lowe’s Dr. Energy Saver to make his family more comfortable.

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  • Uncomfortable home gets a makeover

    Uncomfortable home gets a makeover

    Eugene, OR
    December 27, 2016

    Richard and Gladys were tired of paying too much money on energy bills while remaining too hot in the summer and freezing in the winter. They wanted to be comfortable all year long without worrying about sky-high heating and cooling bills.

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  • Realtor and Homeowners Got Help Meeting Escrow

    Realtor and Homeowners Got Help Meeting Escrow

    Eugene, OR
    March 29, 2017

    This Eugene-area realtor needed help immediately so his client could sell their home. A condition of selling was to repair/replace missing and fallen insulation and repair the vapor barrier. He was referred to us by a local contractor.

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  • Attic No Longer Leaky Nor A Place For Mice To Nest

    Attic No Longer Leaky Nor A Place For Mice To Nest

    Eugene, OR
    April 30, 2018

    Living in a house for over 40 years means you really get to know that house and where the more uncomfortable spots are located. This Eugene, OR home near North Eugene High School had rooms upstairs that were quite hot in the summertime and cold in the winter.

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  • Home In River Road Area Supported with Smart Jacks

    Home In River Road Area Supported with Smart Jacks

    Eugene, OR
    October 16, 2018

    With a house that was doing some sagging, this Eugene, OR homeowner wanted a solution that didn’t involve raising up the house and re-pouring the foundation. Solution When our Energy Consultant climbed under the home, he could see places where the big support beams were sagging a bit.

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  • Blazing Hot Walk-Up Attic Fixed

    Blazing Hot Walk-Up Attic Fixed

    Eugene, OR
    March 22, 2017

    The owner of this Eugene home now knows why the previous owner listed the house for sale in winter — the attic was 95 degrees in the summer! It also made the rest of her house miserably hot. She wanted to utilize this attic space for storage of books and photos, but those temperatures would damage these items.

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  • A 1966 Original Home Gets a Remodel

    Eugene, OR
    December 27, 2016

    The homeowner fell in love with the property and decided that even though it would take tears and sweat to make this his dream home it would be worth it. He knew a complete remodel was the answer as the house needed new windows, insulation, flooring, siding, ductwork and all gaps need to be air sealed.

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  • Rodent-infested crawl space

    Eugene, OR
    December 27, 2016

    When the homeowner bought this home, they inherited some health and energy efficiency issues they hadn’t expected. In regards to health, they learned that the old aluminum framed windows were causing condensation of moisture that created mold on the surrounding wood.

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  • Mold Neutralized Attic

    Mold Neutralized Attic

    Eugene, OR
    January 30, 2019

    This owner wanted to reduce her utility bills and figured that starting in the attic would be the best place. Solution Our energy consultant met with her to discuss her goals, and then suited up and investigated the attic. Besides finding low levels of insulation (see photo), there was a 75% moisture level.

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  • Home Near the River Too Humid Inside

    Home Near the River Too Humid Inside

    Eugene, OR
    September 20, 2018

    This Eugene, OR near the Willamette River homeowner knew there were serious issues under his home. Pests were getting in to his home from underneath, and it was so wet and moist under his home that the house was quite humid. He found us online and contacted us to set up an assessment.

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  • Single Pane Window Replacement Improves Home Energy Efficieny

    Single Pane Window Replacement Improves Home Energy Efficieny

    Eugene, OR
    December 27, 2016

    Single pane windows are really a pain. And that’s just what our customer was feeling due to old drafty windows. Cold air circulated throughout the 1950 log home making it uncomfortably cold in the winter and too hot during the summer.

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  • Homeowners Stop Air Leakage and Drafts in their Original 1966 Home

    Eugene, OR
    December 16, 2016

    The homeowner fell in love with the property and decided that even though it would take tears and sweat to make this his dream home it would be worth it. He knew a complete remodel was the answer as the house needed new windows, insulation, flooring, siding, ductwork and all gaps need to be air sealed.

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  • Horticultural Facility Solves Problem of Separating Out Each Room

    Horticultural Facility Solves Problem of Separating Out Each Room

    Eugene, OR
    March 20, 2018

    This Eugene area client was working on converting an existing commercial building into a horticultural facility. Walls needed to be insulated in each of nine separate rooms to create an environment whereby humidity and temperature could be controlled in each room.

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  • Room Above Garage Home Now Warmer in Winter

    Room Above Garage Home Now Warmer in Winter

    Eugene, OR
    March 29, 2017

    This Eugene-area homeowner was cold in his home in the winter, and the work room above the garage was especially cold. They also stored items in the attic and needed a better solution as the items were sitting near what insulation there was in the attic.

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  • Home Needed Full Evaluation to Determine Best Next Steps

    Home Needed Full Evaluation to Determine Best Next Steps

    Eugene, OR
    March 26, 2018

    This Eugene, OR homeowner was not getting called back by other insulation companies he had left messages for, so he found us online and called. Our owner Josh talked with him and learned the house was recently renovated with a new heating system and windows, but they were still not comfortable in their home.

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  • Last Home These Homeowners Want to Own, Yet It Wasn't Comfortable

    Last Home These Homeowners Want to Own, Yet It Wasn't Comfortable

    Eugene, OR
    March 26, 2018

    As these Eugene, OR homeowners want this to be their last home, it was time to address the issues of comfort and energy savings. Their electric bills were too high (almost $400 some months), there was mold growing in the bathroom, and the attic insulation was not adequate. They needed a solution!

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  • Mold Growing In Attic One Of Many Problems In This Home

    Mold Growing In Attic One Of Many Problems In This Home

    West Eugene, OR
    May 1, 2018

    This west Eugene, OR homeowner knew there was a mold issue in the attic. She needed to solve this so the mold would not continue to grow. Solution This homeowner called a different insulation contractor that told her they did not remove insulation; they just put new insulation on top of old.

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  • Homeowner Fixes Water Issues Under House With Encapsulation

    Homeowner Fixes Water Issues Under House With Encapsulation

    South Eugene, OR
    July 25, 2018

    The original reason this homeowner in the south hills of Eugene, OR called us was they had a sump pump under their home that didn’t appear to be working well. He knew there were water issues under his home but he didn’t know the extent of the water problem for him and his neighbors.

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  • Rooms in Home Made Warmer in Winter

    Rooms in Home Made Warmer in Winter

    South Eugene, OR
    November 20, 2018

    Some specific rooms in this South Eugene, OR home were too cold in the winter, and the owner wanted to find a solution. Solution This owner found us on her utility company’s list of participating contractors for their energy-efficiency program and called us for an appointment.

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  • Homeowner Was Unaware of Mold Growing in Attic

    Homeowner Was Unaware of Mold Growing in Attic

    Fall Creek, OR
    March 20, 2018

    This Fall Creek, OR homeowner met us at our booth at a home show. His house was cold, and they were not comfortable in it. He had been meaning to have someone come out to investigate and give him a proposal on the work. Our Energy Consultant investigated in the attic and was surprised to find black mold and mouse droppings!

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  • Metal Storage Shed No Longer Drips After Ceiling Is Spray Foamed

    Metal Storage Shed No Longer Drips After Ceiling Is Spray Foamed

    Lowell, OR
    April 3, 2018

    The steel storage shed at this Lowell, OR property was sweating when the weather was cooler and dripping on the items stored in the shed. He needed a solution to fix this. Solution He found us in the phone book’s yellow pages and called to discuss options.

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  • Insulation For New Construction

    Walton, OR
    March 14, 2018

    Every new home builder has the stress of needing the insulation done at a certain time, so the drywaller can then do their work. Solution The contractor for this new home in Walton, OR called us to discuss his insulation needs for this project.

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  • Home Had Mold in Attic and Homeowner Didn't Know

    Home Had Mold in Attic and Homeowner Didn't Know

    Veneta, OR
    September 13, 2017

    This 50-year-old house in Veneta, OR had some insulation under the floor that had fallen down so the homeowner, a previous client of ours, called to set up an appointment as he liked to work with a local company. He also thought the vapor barrier needed to be replaced.

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  • Homeowner's Moisture and Mold Issues are Mitigated with Encapstion

    Homeowner's Moisture and Mold Issues are Mitigated with Encapstion

    Creswell, OR
    April 23, 2018

    This homeowner called us since he knew there were mold and moisture issues in his home. He also knew there was no insulation in his crawl space; he and his family have been uncomfortable in their home.

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  • Homeowners Get 2-for-1: Comfort, Plus Critters Deterred by Insulating Attic

    Homeowners Get 2-for-1: Comfort, Plus Critters Deterred by Insulating Attic

    Creswell, OR
    August 6, 2018

    When asked to rate their home’s comfort on a 1 to 10 scale, with 10 being best, these Creswell, OR homeowners said 5 to 6. Besides wanting to get rid of the rodents they could hear living in the attic, they wanted to be more comfortable in their home. Solution This couple did research online and called our company for an appointment.

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  • Ductwork Chewed By Mice in Home

    Ductwork Chewed By Mice in Home

    Mapleton, OR
    March 27, 2018

    This older home in Mapleton, OR was not comfortable for the homeowners. The new ductless heating system didn’t seem to be able to keep up. Solution After finding our company online, they called for an appointment. Our Energy Consultant quickly found the issue—critters were chewing through the flexible ductwork!

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  • Attic Above Guest Room in Home Near Sorely Needing Insulation

    Attic Above Guest Room in Home Near Sorely Needing Insulation

    Westfir, OR
    January 2, 2019

    After being in this home for about a year, the couple wanted their guest room to be more comfortable for friends and relatives staying there. Solution After finding Josh Lowe’s Dr. Energy Saver on the internet and seeing our reviews, they called for an appointment.

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  • Inadequate Insulation Attic Fixed with TruSoft Cellulose

    Inadequate Insulation Attic Fixed with TruSoft Cellulose

    Oakridge, OR
    August 28, 2017

    These new homeowners in Oakridge, Oregon learned from the previous owner that many cords of wood were burned to keep the house comfortable in the winter! Before they went through their first winter there, they wanted to address the issue.

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  • Standing Water and Mold Issue Under Home Solved with Crawl

    Standing Water and Mold Issue Under Home Solved with Crawl

    Dorena area, OR
    August 15, 2018

    These homeowners near Dorena, OR suspected there was mold growing in their home and wanted to get something done about it. Solution After meeting with us at the Eugene home show, they set an appointment to meet with our Energy Consultant. When he investigated under this 3-bedroom home.

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  • Freezing Cold Home Fixed

    Freezing Cold Home Fixed

    Cottage Grove, OR
    December 27, 2016

    Why did the customer contact you? When purchasing this house, the homeowner knew a complete remodel would need to take place because the home was falling apart. Termites had taken over and caused severe damage to the structure.

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  • Older Home Expensive to Heat

    Cottage Grove, OR
    August 28, 2018

    This homeowner lives in an older home that was expensive to heat and still remained cold and drafty in the winter. He believed new windows, along with a better heating system, was what he needed to make his home more comfortable and energy efficient. Solution When Josh met with this homeowner, they first worked together to build a list of things the homeowner wanted to accomplish.

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  • Attic Insulated and Homeowner Able to Get Utility Rebate

    Attic Insulated and Homeowner Able to Get Utility Rebate

    Cottage Grove, OR
    September 13, 2017

    After doing some research online, this Cottage Grove, OR homeowner called us to find out how to fix the insulation in their attic. It was fiberglass batting insulation and they wanted to see how to upgrade to meet their utility company’s requirements so they could receive the insulation rebate.

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  • Homeowner Uncomfortable Since House Missing Insulation!

    Homeowner Uncomfortable Since House Missing Insulation!

    Reedsport, OR
    January 29, 2018

    After having the local utility do an investigation of her home, this Reedsport, OR homeowner found us in the phone book and called us for an appointment. This home was fairly new to her, and she was not comfortable living in it.

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  • Home's Crawl Space Re-Insulated After Pest Infestation

    Home's Crawl Space Re-Insulated After Pest Infestation

    Yoncalla, OR
    July 25, 2018

    The critters that were living under this Yoncalla, OR home did quite a bit of damage to the insulation and the ductwork (see photo), and it all needed to be removed and replaced.

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  • Attic Had More Issues Than Homeowner Knew About

    Attic Had More Issues Than Homeowner Knew About

    Sutherlin, OR
    January 15, 2018

    Due to the wild animals that had been living in the attic, the insulation was quite a filthy mess! After our Energy Consultant investigated in the attic to see what needed to be taken care of, this Sutherlin, OR homeowner learned of other issues they did not know they had: 1) mold growing in the attic, and 2) the heating system’s ductwork had leaks.

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  • Pole Barn Now More Comfortable

    Pole Barn Now More Comfortable

    Glide, OR
    October 16, 2018

    The owner of this 20 feet by 60 feet pole barn in Glide, OR wanted to get it insulated and knew there were different options available. Solution After seeing our listing on the Home Advisor website, he set up an appointment for our energy consultant to come see the barn.

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  • Water Issues Lessened Under Home with Sump Pump

    Water Issues Lessened Under Home with Sump Pump

    Winchester, OR
    July 30, 2018

    The owners of this Winchester, OR home were not comfortable in their home, plus they knew that there were water issues underneath in the winter. Solution This couple stopped at our booth at the Douglas County Fair and set an appointment for one of our Energy Consultants to come out and investigate.

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  • Attic Insulation Home Makes for More Comfortable Living Space

    Attic Insulation Home Makes for More Comfortable Living Space

    Roseburg, OR
    January 3, 2019

    The owners were not comfortable in their Roseburg, OR home; since it is a smaller home, it was even more noticeable as there are no other places in the home where it was comfortable. Solution After doing research and finding our company on Home Advisor, they called to set up an appointment.

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  • Spray Foam Great Choice For Walls and Ceiling of Tiny Home

    Spray Foam Great Choice For Walls and Ceiling of Tiny Home

    Roseburg, OR
    April 26, 2018

    This Roseburg, OR homeowner was looking to build a tiny house of 900 square feet and had heard that closed-cell spray foam was a great insulation material. Solution He found us online and called to discuss the project.

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  • Condensation From Carport is Stopped From Dripping

    Condensation From Carport is Stopped From Dripping

    Winston, OR
    March 14, 2017

    Condensation was dripping off this Winston, OR homeowner’s carport lid onto the items below! This was a large nuisance that he wanted fixed. He found us online and called to see if spray foam was a solution as he had heard it might solve his issue.

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  • Uncomfortable Home Fixed With Encapsulation

    Uncomfortable Home Fixed With Encapsulation

    Grants Pass, OR
    April 24, 2018

    The homeowners in Grants Pass, Oregon were uncomfortable - too hot in the summer and too cold in the winter. They also knew that they were breathing fifty percent of the air from their crawl space and that it was time to get it cleaned up.

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  • Scalding Hot Home Made Cool Even in Summer Sun with Encapsulation

    Scalding Hot Home Made Cool Even in Summer Sun with Encapsulation

    Grants Pass, OR
    November 16, 2016

    This home in Grants Pass, OR was built in 1993 but the homeowner had only lived in it for two years and had experienced uncomfortable summers because she couldn’t keep the house cool.

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  • Single Pane Windows Replaced

    Single Pane Windows Replaced

    Grants Pass, OR
    December 27, 2016

    Janice and David purchased their 1990 home eight months ago. They noticed that the dining area in the kitchen was blazing hot compared to the rest of the house. The seal around the kitchen window was broken and too much heat radiated through it.

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  • Renovated Attic & Crawl Space

    Renovated Attic & Crawl Space

    Portland, OR

    After 24 years of living in an uncomfortable house, the homeowner decided it was time to gut the home and start anew. She is renovating her entire house and started with a new crawl space and attic.

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  • Mouse Party Under Home

    Mouse Party Under Home

    Damascus, OR

    It’s easy for mice to nest in fiberglass, so it’s no wonder they were having a party under this Damascus, OR home. They had a few areas for dining on sunflower seeds, and even a corner for their toilet.

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  • Mice Comfortable Attic

    Mice Comfortable Attic

    Lebanon, OR

    The homeowner was unaware of the mice living in her attic. With the bath fan venting straight in to the attic, and heat seeping in through all the leaks (especially around the light fixtures), the mice were happy and comfortable up there.

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  • New Heat Pump and Insulation

    New Heat Pump and Insulation

    Eugene, OR

    Richard is so pleased with his lower energy bills now that he has a new ductless heat pump and blow-in TruSoft Cellulose insulation in his attic.

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  • Room Addition Made Comfortable

    Room Addition Made Comfortable

    Eugene, OR

    This homeowner was always freezing cold in the winter in the new addition that he had turned into a laundry room. We helped fix this problem by blowing in TruSoft Cellulose insulation.

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  • Heat Pump and Furnace

    Heat Pump and Furnace

    Springfield, OR

    This homeowner was made comfortable with a new HVAC system.

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  • Cleaning Up a Nasty Crawl Space

    Cleaning Up a Nasty Crawl Space

    La Pine, OR

    One of our crews helped customers in La Pine, Oregon clean up their crawl space. It was dirty, dark, and had a lot of debris and critters taking up space. We completely encapsulated the space with CleanSpace, a 20 mil vapor barrier.

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  • Attic Insulation

    Attic Insulation

    Cave Junction, OR

    Our crew put blown-in cellulose insulation to R-49 making these homeowners more comfortable year round. This will help them save on their energy bills. They are so excited for the impending winter!

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  • Blown-in Insulation

    Blown-in Insulation

    Grants Pass, OR

    Insulation was installed around the bay window, attic, and walls plus the ducts were sealed and wrapped to help make this home more comfortable and energy efficient.

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  • We Work Together As a Team

    We Work Together As a Team

    Our employees work well together and enjoy working together!

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  • Critters Want To Live In your Home!

    Critters Want To Live In your Home!

    Mice and rats and raccoons, oh my! Critters want to be warm and dry and have a nice place to raise their young, just like we do. Unfortunately, the attics and crawl spaces of homes are great places for animals to burrow and nest.

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