Want to Save Money and Energy Too?

An energy-efficient home will keep your family comfortable while saving you money. Whether you take simple steps or make larger investments to make your home more efficient, you’ll see lower energy bills. Over time, those savings will typically pay for the cost of improvements and put money back in your pocket. Your home may alsoRead More


Smart Decisions Impact Utility Bills

As much as half of the energy used in your home goes to heating and cooling. So making smart decisions about your home’s heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system can have a big effect on your utility bills – and your comfort. Heating Solutions: Change your air filter regularly. Check your filter every month,Read More


Keep Energy Bills at Bay

Energy prices are on the rise across the nation. As a result, heating costs will consume an increasingly larger portion of a household’s energy budget. That’s why it’s important to check your home to ensure that your heating dollars aren’t being wasted. When cold weather approaches, use this checklist of simple ways to make yourRead More


Bring Sunlight Into Your Home

Daylighting is the use of windows and skylights to bring sunlight into your home. Today’s highly energy-efficient windows, as well as advances in lighting design, reduce the need for artificial lighting during daylight hours without causing heating or cooling problems. The best way to incorporate daylighting in your home depends on your climate and home’sRead More


Home Insulation Leads to Reduced Pollution Levels

Properly insulated homes would significantly reduce the release of these pollutants into the atmosphere: Sulfur Oxide, Nitrous Oxide and Fine Particulate Matter. In the United States there are at least 45 million homes (65 percent) that lack the proper levels of insulation, according to today‚Äôs energy standards. An additional 1.2 million new single-homes are built each year,Read More