Your Energy-Efficient Home and Its Interdependent Systems

If you think of your home as a body, you might better understand the interdependence of its systems. When you injure your ankle and have to use crutches, the rest of your body has to make up for and accommodate what the ankle does naturally. The same holds true for your home. If one system falters, it affects them all. For an energy-efficient home, you need to make sure all of the systems are working properly. Below is a list…

Make Those Energy-Efficiency Upgrades Now, and They Could Help You Sell Your Home in the Future

If you’re planning to sell your home in the near future, now’s the time to invest in energy-efficiency upgrades to help you unlock its full value. Today’s homebuyers are seeking out properties that offer energy savings, and they’ll pay more if these improvements are already completed. The following suggestions can make your home more attractive to buyers, and let you enjoy increased comfort and lower operating costs while you’re living there:…

Your New Furnace: Questions You’ll Want to Ask Your Contractor

If you plan on purchasing a new furnace soon, you’ll want to make sure that it’s installed properly and has all the features your home needs. Doing so can save you a lot of money on energy costs and help avoid costly repairs. Below are a few essential topics to cover and some new furnace questions to ask your HVAC technician.…