The back of my house faces west, and during July and August, the sun hits it directly in the afternoon through evening. On a warm day, this can cause the house to heat up quite a bit, so I'm making ...
At what temperature will it be better to close the windows than to open them (if you want to keep your home cool in the heat)? [closed]
Say that you've already covered up all the windows (although heat will still be transferred through heating the windowshades).
Our new place has a few large windows facing west - this makes for a baking-hot house in the afternoons. Curtains have been put up, but they are hot to the touch, and the rooms do feel hot (dark ...
I live on the second floor of a century-old house that doesn't have central air. We have a large window A/C unit in the main hall but our front door is at the bottom of the stairs rather than the top. ...