Homes are getting smarter, and who knows what the typical consumer’s home will look like in 30 years? Many consumers can easily afford smart home sensors that control their HVAC system. And since you can do this installation yourself, that makes these sensors all the more accessible. However, as with anything, you can make mistakes … Continue reading 2 Smart Home HVAC Sensors Mistakes to Avoid
Did you know that space cooling accounts for 15% of the energy used in a commercial building? So, if you want to reap savings, that’s one of the first places to look. How do you get some of those savings so you have more capital available for further investment? Here’s what to do: 1. Search … Continue reading 4 Business HVAC Energy Savings Tips
Sometimes, you have to review the fundamentals. Because, it’s easy to implement some new things to do to save energy, and then slowly over the course of months, you fall back into your old habits. Then one day, you realize you’re back in the same place you started…and you’ve lost out on all those energy … Continue reading 5 Simple Summer Home Energy Savings Tips You May Have Forgot
C’mon! Really? Does an energy-efficient garage door make enough of a difference to warrant the time and effort necessary to find a good one and get it installed? It does. Because, the costs of an inefficient garage door easily hide and sneak their way onto your electric bill. The reason: no insulation. Garage doors, and … Continue reading Why Get an Energy-Efficient Garage Door?
Yes. You live in an era where you have the greatest technological capability to keep your home operating as efficiently as possible. But you have to make use of what’s available. And it does have some quirks that you need to work to minimize. While far better than anything in the past, it’s not perfect … Continue reading How to Minimize An Emerging Problem with New HVAC Technologies
So when you think of energy efficiency, are garage doors one of the first things to come to mind? Probably not. But they do impact your home’s efficiency. If you’ve been considering replacing your garage door anyway, you might as well make it an energy-efficient one. Why? Your garage is more than likely uninsulated, which … Continue reading How to Choose an Energy-Efficient Garage Door
Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just push a button and suddenly have the perfectly energy-efficient home? Alas, we’re not there yet. But, apps can provide you with data that reveals insights you didn’t previously have. And here are some of our top choices for apps to help you get max energy savings in … Continue reading The Top 4 Home Energy-Efficiency Apps
It turns out simply installing LEDs isn’t the be-all-end-all solution for home lighting. However, it’s an awfully darn good one. But if you’re a real energy savings maniac, you can drive even more savings. And here’s how you can do that: 1. Smart Light Switches These let you control your light switches with your phone … Continue reading How to Use Smart Lighting To Cut Your Energy Bills Even More