energy efficient appliances

May 6, 2014

10 Pointers on Finding a Reputable HVAC Professional

Phone book ads and online searches yield lots of HVAC company names. But if you cast your fishing line into that unknown pool of contractors, you may catch a stinker. Finding a reputable HVAC professional doesn’t have to be a daunting task. You can weed out unscrupulous contractors by knowing which credentials to look for and what questions to ask. The federal Energy Star program offers consumers these 10 pointers to follow when hiring an HVAC contractor:   Do a little homework. Educate yourself about Georgia’s […]
March 4, 2014

5 Tips to Consider Before Retrofitting Your Peachtree City Home for Solar

With a forgiving latitude and a higher-than-average number of sunny days every year, the Peachtree City area is an appealing place for homeowners wanting to test out a home solar installation. Whether you want to reduce your reliance on the power grid, protect the environment, or just watch your electric bills drop or even disappear, here are five things to think about before retrofitting your Peachtree City home for solar power. Location matters. If nearby vegetation, terrain or buildings keep […]
March 27, 2012

Optimal Energy Savings Means Evaulating Every Room In Your Home

If you’d like to conserve energy and save money, it can seem like a daunting task. Breaking your home down into different areas can make the job a little easier, and you will quickly realize that every room in your house has the potential for energy savings. Kitchen Choose an energy-efficient refrigerator. Refrigerators with the freezer on top are more efficient than side-by-side models. Refrigerators with a built-in ice maker also waste energy, and should be avoided. Use your dishwasher […]