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How to Conduct Energy Tests at Home

If you want to lower your energy consumption and monthly utility bills, a good way to start is by conducting some energy tests and taking steps to eliminate waste. Here are a few of the most common areas where energy waste occurs, along with suggestions on how you can get it under control. Air Leaks Air leaks in the envelope can add as much as 20 percent to your annual household energy usage. You can reduce this by finding and…

Energy Evaluations By A Pro Can Really Pay Off

Home energy evaluations offer homeowners key insight into the performance of their home systems, namely, insulation and air-tightness.  Just like a mechanic evaluates your vehicle’s performance, professional energy evaluations allow you to ramp up the mileage you get out of your home, and lower the amount you pay in energy costs.…