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It Pays to Have Energy Efficient Homes

April 4, 2016

Just last week we dug out our umbrellas, waterproof jackets, and rubber boots to combat the rainy, chilly weather; this week we are basking in temperatures in the mid to high 80s and sunshine—that’s South Texas for you! When the weather changes the way we regulate the temperature in our homes changes too. Since switching … Read more

Austin Energy rebates reward energy efficient homes

March 9, 2016

Recently, Austin Energy announced its new energy rebate program for residential homes.  Rebates are given for work that may include duct sealing or duct replacement, adding additional insulation, adding solar screens on windows that get direct sun, replacing old, inefficient AC systems with more energy efficient new ones, weatherization of the building exterior, and installing … Read more

Selling your home? Let’s talk about ECAD Audits & you

February 3, 2016

Did you know the City of Austin requires an ECAD energy audit before you sell your home (with only a few exceptions)?  If you have not replaced your AC or had energy work done on your home in the last 10 years, your house would be more “sellable” if you upgraded your insulation and ductwork … Read more