April 30, 2015
Today, not only builders and designers of new structures are interested in ways to reduce wasted energy in commercial buildings. Owners and facility managers of existing buildings have a stake, too. One consulting firm has projected that retrofitting energy saving equipment and operating procedures into already constructed buildings could cut energy consumption by nearly 30 percent …
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April 2, 2015
Spring is a beautiful time of year in Central Florida. It’s also a good time to prepare a smart strategy to conserve more energy at home. Use these tips to lower your cooling bills, improve comfort and lighten the load on your hard-working A/C or heat pump.
March 17, 2015
The reason you have an HVAC system is to keep your home feeling comfortable, even during our long, sweltering Orlando summers. What forms a climate separation between the inside and outside of your home is called the building envelope, and how well it performs can have a big effect on your home’s overall energy efficiency.
March 10, 2015
Is your attic suffering because of inadequate ventilation? With so much misinformation and myths circulating about attic ventilation, it’s no wonder why your attic feels like a sauna during the summer. Now’s the time to learn the truth about how to properly ventilate your attic.
March 5, 2015
With a zoned heating system, you can control heat distribution throughout your home during any time of the day or night. Additionally, zoned heating systems can offer substantial energy savings if you heat or cool only occupied zones, instead of your entire home. Keep reading to see if a zoning system is right for your Central Florida home.
February 26, 2015
In the same way your vehicle requires regular tune-ups to stay in optimal condition, so too does your heating and cooling system. While there are some simple things you can do yourself — such as changing air filters — most tasks will need to be done by a pro. It’s important to learn more about the maintenance that …
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February 5, 2015
Learning how to add window film is something all homeowners should consider doing, as film can stop thermal transfer from glass. Window film works effectively all year-round to improve energy efficiency, without having to commit to the financial investment new thermal windows require.
January 6, 2015
With colder weather moving in, your utility bills will often rise over the course of a typical winter. However, by using a few of the following winter energy-saving tips, you can reduce your bills without sacrificing any home comfort:
December 30, 2014
Life in Orlando isn’t cheap, but by investing in innovative equipment for an energy-efficient home, you can cut your expenses, while also enjoying greater comfort and convenience.
November 20, 2014
Winter is just around the corner in Orlando and it’s time to get ready for cooler temperatures. Even though our winters are mild compared to many other parts of the country you should take the time to prepare. These six simple steps will help you keep your energy costs down and enjoy a comfortable winter season.