Energy-Saver Paints Canby OR

Local resource for energy saver paints in Canby, OR. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to radiant barrier insulation, energy saving products, heat reflecting paint as well as information on energy saving paint and content on painting.

Matthew J. Litkie - Painting Contractor
(503) 668-8000
Post Office Box 207
West Linn, OR

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Matthew J Litkie Painting Contractor
(503) 668-8000
Po Box 1334
Lake Oswego, OR

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Sw Best Construction Llc.
(503) 775-1577
8206 Se 82Nd Ave.
Portland, OR

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A Fresh Coat Painting
(971) 570-0261
5095 Sw Filbert Ave
Beaverton, NY

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Wj Painting & Construction
(503) 266-4469
198 Ne 4th Ave
Canby, OR
 
Wallpaper Lady& More Inc.
(503) 691-2781
8900 Sw Sweek DriveSuite 627
Tualatin, OR

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Agape Painting Inc.
(503) 891-6120
14260 Sw 164Th Ave
Tigard, OR

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Esp Painting
(503) 372-7981
Po Box 6442
Beaverton, OR

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Mudsock Paint Shoppe
(503) 263-6341
1357 S Baywood Ct
Canby, OR
 
Roll Paint Company
(503) 866-2670
1111 SE 3rd Ave Unit 35
Canby, OR
 
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US Energy Secretary Calls for White Roofs to Fight Global Warming

Bermuda roof tops We all know that light colors reflect more sunlight, while dark colors absorb more energy.  This simple formula can also be translated into the house remodeling.  The US Energy Secretary, Steven Chu, says that painting rooftops white reflects sun rays and will save money on household energy bills. 

Light colored paint, and other reflective surfaces, reduce temperatures along with the need for air-conditioning, which reduces the energy bill.  This would also reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, since producing electricity generates its own greenhouse-gas emissions and cooler houses would require less electricity to be consumed.
 
More pale surfaces could also slow global warming by reflecting heat into space rather than allowing it to be absorbed by dark surfaces where it is trapped by greenhouse gases and increases temperatures.  The Nobel Prize-winning physicist said that lightening roofs and roads in urban environments would offset the global warming effects of all the cars in the world for 11 years.  This would also reduce the “heat island” effect in urban areas.

According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, by Keith Johnson, California will soon begin to require roofs to be painted light colors.  "Using “cool colored” paint on sloping roofs—as California will require starting this summer—would lead to a global reduction on the order of 24 billion tons."
 
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