10 Easy Ways to Save Money & Energy in Your Home
Many people don’t know how easy it is to make their homes run on less energy, and here at InterNACHI®, we want to change that.
Drastic reductions in heating, cooling and electricity costs can be accomplished through very simple changes, most of which homeowners can do themselves. Of course, for homeowners who want to take advantage of the most up-to-date knowledge and syst
ems in home energy efficiency, InterNACHI® energy auditors can perform in-depth testing to find the best energy solutions for your home.
Why make your home more energy-efficient? Here are a few good reasons:
It saves you money. It costs less to power a home that has been updated to be more energy-efficient.
It increases the comfort level indoors.
It reduces pollution. Conventional power production introduces pollutants that find their way into the air, soil, and water supplies.
It reduces our impact on climate change. Most scientists agree that excessive fossil fuel consumption contributes significantly to global warming.
Federal, state, utility, and local jurisdictions’ financial incentives – such as tax breaks, rebates, and component swaps – are available to many homeowners around the U.S.