Author Archive: Matt Hoots

Radon And Indoor Air Pollution

The month of January is dedicated to raising awareness about radon gas. As a nation, we take this time to acknowledge the threat of this toxic gas along with other home air quality hazards. Mold and asbestos are two very common hazards that can compromise home air quality as well. The most important part about […] Read More »

Natural Ventilation: A house needs to breathe…?

Many still believe that a house needs to have air leaks in order to breathe through “natural ventilation” The myth that “a house needs to breathe” is still considered fact by many. 100 years ago houses did not have thermal control via insulation. Back then, air movement in the building assisted with drying the structure […] Read More »

“HOW TO GET A PERMIT IN SANDY SPRINGS, GA” PERMIT PROCESS AND CHECKLISTS

About Sandy Springs Sandy Springs is the 6th largest city in Georgia and second largest in metro Atlanta according to its website. In 2005, Sandy Springs incorporated and started to provide some of its own services. This included providing building permits and inspections. SawHorse enjoys working with our clients in Sandy Springs. We are very […] Read More »