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  1. Weather stripping doors and windows

    November 19, 2021

    https://media.blubrry.com/mightyhouse/p/content.blubrry.com/mightyhouse/MH_2146Weather_Proofing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 18:05 — 16.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Android | Pandora | Stitcher | Blubrry | TuneIn | RSS | SubscribeThere is easy ways to determine if your home needs weatherstripping, take a listen to what Rich and Ron have to say.


  2. Roof vents, what type and how many do you need?

    October 14, 2021

    https://media.blubrry.com/mightyhouse/p/content.blubrry.com/mightyhouse/MH_2141RoofVents.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 19:52 — 18.2MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Android | Pandora | Stitcher | Blubrry | TuneIn | RSS | SubscribeRoof vents, what type and how many do you need? Rich and Ron talk about roof venting and how to properly size those vents so your […]


  3. Ice Dams on your roof causing damage?

    February 11, 2021

    https://media.blubrry.com/mightyhouse/p/content.blubrry.com/mightyhouse/MH2106_Ice_Dam.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:34 — 14.3MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Android | Pandora | Stitcher | Blubrry | TuneIn | RSS | SubscribeFind us on iTunes Stitcher TuneIn YouTube FaceBook Periscope and www.mightyhouse.net


  4. What to do to your home when the weather gets REALLY cold

    January 27, 2019

    Surviving the Big Freeze 2019 (1-7-2019)       No time for philosophizing, opinionating or joking around. This is serious. Chicago and a large part of the Midwest will experience freezing low temperatures in the coming days not seen in several years. Here are some tips that may make getting through the next week a lot easier.These tips […]


  5. Blueprints, what information should be on them?

    February 25, 2017

    What should be included in your plans? BlueprintsNo matter how much we preach the benefit of a well written contract, many people still make the mistake of signing one that doesn’t clearly call out what they are getting. Once the project starts and a dispute arises, most people will turn to the architect for guidance. […]


  6. HERS and Mine What’s HERS going to cost you?

    November 19, 2016

    HERS and Mine, What’s HERS going to cost you?You may not know much about it now but HERS ratings are here and are not going away. Home Energy Rating Score. They have been built into the 2015 IECC. Now, how and when it will affect you will may vary on when the code is adopted […]


  7. Mold Free Basement Remodel

    November 13, 2016

    We get questions on how to build out a basement and not worry about mold. Here is a quick 5 step process to a mold free basement build out. #1. Put a concrete sealer on the floor and walls. Anything concrete sealer will do. If you are worried about seepage then you can use ULG DryLok […]


  8. How to select your new windows

    March 23, 2015

    Can Windows Make You Healthy, Wealthy and Wise?    By Tom Herron, LEED Green Associate Scientific research has found that letting sufficient sunlight into a building can provide incredible benefits to occupants. Daylighting, as this technique is called, has been found to fight depression, speed recovery from illness and injury, increase productivity, improve academic learning and […]


  9. Soffit Venting

    July 19, 2014

    Soffit Venting. Last week I talked about the need to properly vent your roof; and how to determine how many vents you need in the roof to do it properly. That was posted on the Mighty House Blog page for you. This week I want to talk about soffit venting. Why is it important? Because […]


  10. Roof Venting Options

    July 12, 2014

    Roof Venting My tip of the week this week is about roof venting. Sure we talk about it all the time but, we never get technical enough for you to fully understand what needs to get done. Roof venting is important; it gets the heat out in the summer and moisture in the winter. This […]


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