~ know about these? ~ Riverside Public Utilities Supports Community With Energy Efficiency Programs Programs can help residents and businesses save hundreds of dollars each year RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Riverside residents and business owners can take advantage of eight energy-efficiency programs that help reduce power usage and cut hundreds of dollars off utility bills each year. … Continue reading Riverside Public Utilities Energy Efficiency Programs
Top 10 States for Homeowners to Invest in Renewable Energy Economically speaking, the gap between states with renewable energy sector policy support and states without it is incredibly vast. States with no incentives or legislative support for renewable technologies see almost no investment in renewable technologies when compared with supported or incentivized states such as … Continue reading Top 10 States for Homeowners to Invest in Renewable Energy
How to slash common household bills Save Money on Household Expenses If you're looking for some easy ways to cut back on your monthly household expenses —whether you want to save more money, start an emergency fund, or use the savings to pay off outstanding credit card debt—we've got some super simple ideas for you. … Continue reading How to slash common household bills
As you’re preparing your taxes this year, don’t forget to consider how your home might help you reduce your tax burden. Homeowners who make various upgrades throughout the year can qualify for a variety of tax credits, as can folks who work out of their home. (If you’re looking to maximize your refund, you can … Continue reading 5 Home Improvements That Can Lower Your Taxes
From BobVila.com 6/8/15 ~something to consider in the coming months~ Are you designing a home from scratch or even building an addition onto an existing home? Either affords a rare opportunity. You get to decide not only how the living space will look, but also how it will feel—drafty or uniformly comfortable, chilly or pleasantly … Continue reading Is radiant heat the right choice for your dream home?
From The MReport.com 4/1/15 Energy-efficient homes are increasingly becoming the most sought after feature for homebuyers, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). A survey of home buyers showed that efficiency is one of the most-wanted features and now builders are responding to the demand, with more new homes in April being built … Continue reading Survey: More Homebuyers Want Energy-Efficient Homes
8 Eco-Friendly Ways to Stay Warm This Winter From Mother Earth News 11/19/14 Freezing cold nights are just around the corner again. Unfortunately, that means working your heating appliances double time at the expense of your household budget and the environment. Don't fret. It is possible to keep warm, cut down your electricity bills and … Continue reading Stay Warm this Winter