Straight Talk Articles

Staying Comfortable in Summer: More Information
May, 2018

For ideas on how to save energy through radiant heat that comes in through windows and skylights, see


To look further into maximizing the efficiency and effectiveness of your AC system, check out these links:


And for general weatherization tips for all seasons, visit

Since most solar gains come through your windows, awnings and shade trees are effective steps in making your home cooler in summer. Source: David Sawyer, Flickr.