Archive for category: Ducts

Why Energy Upgrades Make Sense.

Why Energy Upgrades Make Sense.

October 14, 2018 at 11:41 am

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is making clean energy technologies and services more available, reliable, and less expensive for both energy users and society as a whole. They report that homes and commercial buildings consume 40% of the energy used in the United States. Of the $2,000 (often […]

 
Why Air Sealing is so Important?

Why Air Sealing is so Important?

January 8, 2018 at 8:27 am

  “Air Sealing” is a key feature of Advanced Home Energy Upgrades. A “leaky” house means higher energy bills and excess moisture and contaminants entering the home. EnergyStar Explains Air Sealing: In typical homes, air leaks are found at cracks, holes and openings for plumbing, wiring, lighting, switch plates and […]

 
Our customer gets 2 happy faces on PG&E bill!

Our customer gets 2 happy faces on PG&E bill!

December 17, 2014 at 8:57 am

1.5 years ago, we provided an Advanced Home Energy Upgrade to a family in Danville. They just emailed us with very good energy saving. We couldn’t be happier with their continued satisfaction with the upgrade. How many times have you gotten a happy face on your PG&E bill??? “Hi Craig, […]

 

Energy efficiency is hot.

July 7, 2014 at 8:05 am

Everyone is talking about climate change, cutting greenhouse gas, energy efficiency technologies like Google’s Nest Labs thermostats, tracking energy usage with sensor-based data. But, hey, if the house is leaking air through every nook and cranny, insulation is poorly installed and maintained or has a low R-value, the duct system […]

 
Is your duct system performing efficiently?

Is your duct system performing efficiently?

April 15, 2014 at 8:59 pm

Who cares about ducts? We do! It is our mission to provide you with a safe, healthy and energy efficient home environment. We are Building Performance Institute Building Analysts and a Certified Energy Upgrade California participating contractor. We have the training, experience and track record necessary to inspect, test, replace […]

 

My home leaks cool air in the summer and heat in the winter! What to do?

August 26, 2013 at 11:03 pm

If you answer “yes” to any of these questions, your utility bills must be ridiculous! Think about an advanced home energy upgrade and reduce your utility bills by up to 45%: Is air whistling through the cracks in the attic, crawl space, around recessed lights, floorboards, etc.? Do you feel […]