Keeping An Energy-Efficient Home Amid A Pandemic
2020 has been a whirlwind of emotions. With many people staying at home more often, homeowners are struggling to keep an energy efficient home. Trends have revealed that the average residential energy consumption shot up 22 percent compared to the previous year. Homeowners are paying more on their utility bills than the year before and with Winter ahead, it will only get higher. There are many measures you can take to reduce unnecessary energy consumption and help keep your utility expenses down even though you are staying at home throughout the day.
These are all examples of ways to create a comfortable home. It all starts with the insulation in your attic.
Ways To Receive An Energy-Efficient Home
Seal Leaks In Your Home
Minimize Water Heater Usage
Use Space Heaters Sparingly
Follow Good Thermostat Habits
Invest In A Smart Thermostat
Pull The Plug When Your Appliances Are Not In Use
Upgrade To Energy Efficient Household Appliances
Tune-Up Your HVAC Systems
Invest In HSI’s Insulation Services
Conduct An Energy Audit of Your Home
Full Energy-Efficient Home
Here at Home Solutions of Iowa, we can help you create a space that will not only save you money but will keep you comfortable all year long. Our complete home energy audit is designed to identify problem areas in your home, whether they’re in the attic, basement, around windows and doors, or in your ductwork. We have various insulation services that we can recommend based on where your insulation is lacking. Insulation is one of the top recommendations for creating an energy-efficient home. Contact us today to get set up for a Home Performance Evaluation!