August 2014 Blog Posts (4)

Living Comfortably: A Consumer’s Guide to Home Energy Upgrades

A weatherization worker drills holes to blow cellulose insulation in the interior walls of this home. | Photo courtesy of Dennis Schroeder, NREL

A weatherization worker drills holes to blow cellulose insulation in the interior walls of this home. | Photo courtesy of Dennis Schroeder, NREL…

Continue

Added by Diane Chojnowski on August 29, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Energy-Efficient Light Bulbs Compared with Traditional Incandescents

Energy-efficient light bulbs are available today and could save you about $50 per year in energy costs when you replace 15 traditional incandescent bulbs in your home.…

Continue

Added by Diane Chojnowski on August 22, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Tips: Water Heating

Keep your energy bills out of hot water. Insulate your water heater to save energy and money, or choose an on-demand hot water heater to save even more.

Keep your energy bills out of hot water. Insulate your water heater to save energy and money, or choose an on-demand hot water heater to save even more.

Water heating is the second largest energy expense in your home. It typically accounts for…

Continue

Added by Diane Chojnowski on August 15, 2014 at 7:07am — No Comments

Case Study: Aiming for Net Zero Energy in Florida



The north side of the Parker-Shepperd house after remodeling. Note from the “before” photo (below) that sloped roof trusses were added to accommodate insulation and PV panels, and…

Continue

Added by Diane Chojnowski on August 8, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

© 2017   Created by Home Energy Saver.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service