Making your home more energy efficient doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. There are a number of small changes you can make that will have a huge impact on your energy usage.
One of the best ways to make your home more energy efficient is to install Solar Panels on your home. Solar Panels can be used to generate electricity, heat your water and they’re a great way to reduce your reliance on fossil fuels. If you live in a sunny climate, solar panels will be a great option for you!
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Another way to make your home more energy efficient is to improve your insulation. This will help you to keep your home warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer which in turn will help reduce your energy bill. There are many different options to consider when looking at upgrading your insulation:
- Spray Foam Insulation
- Blown -in Insulation
- Radiant Barrier
Lighting, Windows & Doors
Using energy efficient lighting, installing a programmable thermostat, weather stripping for your windows and doors and upgrading to more energy efficient appliances are also easy ways to make your home more energy efficient. There are a number of other ways you can make your home more energy efficient, including upgrading your windows, doors, replacing your current screens with solar screens as well as purchasing batteries.
First Step: Home Energy Audit
Here at Excel Construction Group Solar we provide Home Energy Assessments to all of our potential Customers at no cost to them. During this process we will complete a full inspection of your home. We inspect the Heating and Cooling System, thermostats, Fans, Roof, Walls, Doors, Windows, Water heating system, appliances and lighting. This will help you and us get a better idea of all of the potential ways you can increase the efficiency of your home. Call us today to schedule your Energy Assessment with us.