5 Ways to Winterize Your Home and Get Ready for Winter

    The leaves are beginning to turn and it’s time to winterize your home. When you must take a two liter bottle of warm water out with you to rinse the windshield before you can see where you’re going, it’s … Continued

How An Energy Audit Can Save You Money

        Maintaining a comfortable environment in your home doesn’t come cheap, even if you live in a temperate region. According to a U.S. Energy Information Administration survey, the average U.S. household spends $2,024 on energy. Thankfully, this … Continued

Home Insulation: It’s All About the R-Value

Related Items Heating and Cooling Your Home for Less Shopping for New Windows? Whether you live in Bangor, Maine, or Bakersfield, California, your home will be more comfortable and energy efficient with the right insulation. Insulation helps lower the cost … Continued

How Much Insulation Do You Need?

R-Value and Benefits of Blown-In Fiberglass Insulation Insulation levels are specified by R-Value, a measure of insulation’s ability to resist heat traveling through it. The higher the R-Value the better the thermal performance of the insulation. The table below shows … Continued

Right Under Your Roof: Stop the Heat Bleed

  When you get a cut or scrape, you use a band aid to stop the bleeding. But what if your house was bleeding and you didn’t know it? Heat Bleed is the result of energy loss in homes caused by such … Continued

Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit

Start Date 1/1/2006 Expiration Date 12/31/2016 Program Type Personal Tax Credit Rebate Amount 30% ””’Note: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 does not allow taxpayers eligible for the residential renewable energy tax credit to receive a U.S. Treasury … Continued