Energy-Saver Paints Martinsburg WV

Local resource for energy saver paints in Martinsburg, WV. 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.

Frank'S Painting & Decorating, Llc
(304) 725-1154
127 Daisy Lane
Charles Town, WV

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T&T Painting and Waterproofing
(304) 728-7613
541 Hillcrest Dr
Kearneysville, WV
 
Rouss Painting & Drywalling
(304) 229-1212
1423 Sulphur Springs Rd
Inwood, WV
 
Rankin Painting
(304) 728-8063
308 E 5th Ave
Ranson, WV
 
Braithwaite Painting Tim
(540) 722-3873
1003 Rest Church Rd
Clear Brook, VA
 
B & M Painting
(304) 728-7558
92 E Burr Blvd
Kearneysville, WV
 
Painting Plus
(304) 229-0752
1303 Chantilly Ln
Inwood, WV
 
Mahoney''s Painting
(304) 229-6420
56 Vivian Dr
Inwood, WV
 
Pugh''s Painting & Renovations
(540) 662-5512
PO Box 141
Clear Brook, VA
 
S Kline Painting
(301) 842-3284
12800 Spickler Rd
Clear Spring, MD
 
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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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