Before you open up your wallet for a home energy auditor, try our do-it-yourself home energy audit tool on the web—The HOME ENERGY SAVER. Enter info about your house and get a customized list of energy savings recommendations. HES will help you ID measures that an auditor can explore for you in greater depth.
A simple web search finds about 49 million results on solar energy. It’s a hot topic, and rightfully so. The amount of solar connected to the grid has grown exponentially in the past several years, and as of May 2016, there are more than 1 million solar installations generating electricity in the United States.
This clean energy source is making our air easier to breathe while helping solar homeowners improve the value of their homes. With all of this interest and so much…Continue
Posted by Diane Chojnowski on August 15, 2016 at 6:30am
Posted by Diane Chojnowski on August 8, 2016 at 7:00am
We've been talking home cooling on …
Posted by Diane Chojnowski on August 1, 2016 at 6:30am
It’s hot out there!
Here are some simple steps you can take to stay cool and save energy on hot summer days:
For central air conditioning systems, a ceiling fan will allow you to raise the thermostat setting about 4 degrees Fahrenheit without sacrificing comfort. If you have a window…Continue
Posted by Diane Chojnowski on July 25, 2016 at 8:27am
A typical American family spends nearly $2,000 per year on their home energy bills. Much of that money, however, is wasted through leaky windows or ducts, old appliances, or inefficient heating and cooling systems. The Energy Saver Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Savings Projects offer easy, step-by-step instructions to home…