According to Energystar.gov, the heat leaking out through gaps in a typical home is equivalent to leaving a window open every day of the year! Homeowners can save an average of 11% of total energy costs by adding insulation to their attics, floors, … [Read more...]
Blog - Category "Energy Efficiency"
Everyone from your great aunt to the evening news will try to give you tips on home energy efficiency. But it’s important to be aware that some of those tips, thanks to advances in technology and research may actually not be useful any longer. In … [Read more...]
Zone climate control is something that has been in homes for several years, however it is becoming even more popular than ever because of the comfort, convenience and savings it can offer. Zone control allows you to heat or cool specific areas of … [Read more...]
In the wake of the Polar Vortex, we hearty Minnesotans are welcoming the sunshine and warm weather with open arms. However, in the face of the ever-increasing temperatures and humidity it is good to have a few tricks in your bag to combat the heat … [Read more...]
Since the 1970’s, the government has been encouraging Americans to conserve energy in order to reduce our country’s dependency on foreign energy sources, help the environment and save money. Energy efficient appliances are just one of the many ways … [Read more...]