Tag Archives: Energy Efficiency

It’s Time to Raise the Roof!

Raised heel trusses and energy efficiency

Most homes today are built with pre-fabricated trusses. There are several advantages to using pre-fabricated trusses including having to use fewer load bearing walls and cost savings due to less framing labor and time. One of the major disadvantages to standard pre-fabricated trusses, however, is the fact that they limit the amount of insulation that […]


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Winterizing Your Home

As temperatures begin to drop throughout most of the country, it is time to begin thinking about winterizing your home for the cold winter months ahead.¬†Most things that should be on your home winterizing list cost very little or nothing and can save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars in expensive repairs down the […]


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The Benefits of Energy Efficient Lighting

When building a new home many people think to ask for energy efficient windows, doors, appliances and furnaces but many times forget to think about the savings they can receive from energy efficient lighting. In the past CFL light bulbs have received a bad image for having harsh lighting and being ugly. This is no […]


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What Makes an Energy Efficient Home?

When talking about energy efficient homes the entire house needs to be viewed as a complete system rather than looking at each component individually. As most people are aware, there are several different factors that go into making a home energy efficient.¬† Some of the more well known factors are framing construction, insulation type, window […]


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Haskell Homes Is Celebrating 25 Years!

Haskell Homes is celebrating our 25 year anniversary! Haskell Homes has been building homes throughout Utah since 1989. Founded by Guy Haskell, Haskell Homes is a custom home builder in Utah specializing in energy efficient homes. We have built homes from Logan to St. George and currently have locations in Weber County, Davis County, Heber […]


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