Energy Saving Improvements

Energy saving improvements can help you save money in the long run while adding comfort to your home. This section provides informative articles about energy saving tips and advice, home energy ratings and audits, how to use a whole house approach, and the energy saving calculators you need. Start learning how to save energy now!
Energy Saving Improvements
  • Energy Saving Improvements

    Consider: Energy Saving Tips, Energy Saving Whole-House Approach, Energy Savings Calculators, and Home Energy Rating and Audits

    Energy Saving Tips

    Low Cost Recommendations
    1. Replace standard incandescent light bulbs with compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) and save 75% of lighting costs.
    2. Unplug electronics, battery chargers and other equipment when not in use. Taken together, these small items can use as much power as your refrigerator.
  • How to Start Saving Energy and Money Today

    Did you know that the typical U.S. family spends more than $1,600 a year on home utility bills? Unfortunately, a large portion of that energy is wasted. And electricity generated by fossil fuels for a single home puts more carbon dioxide into the air than two average cars. The good news is, there is a lot you can do to save energy and money at home. Start making small changes today (see the energy saving tips below).

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