Monthly Archives: June 2013

Insulation and Air Sealing

Insulation and air sealing are essential to maintaining a comfortable, consistent temperature in your home year round. The Arizona Energy Management Council can provide you with a licensed, bonded, and insured contractor to install your insulation and air sealing in your home. Insulation and air sealing have many benefits for your home, provided it is […]

What do you need to know before going solar?

Solar energy is a clean, renewable way to power your home. Your local utilities may have valuable rebates, and you may qualify for tax credits from Arizona for installing a solar system in your home. Solar Electric Photovoltaic (PV) panels can save you up to $500 per year on your electric bill according to APS. […]

Home Energy Audits are the Full-Service Solution to Becoming Energy Efficient

Performing a home energy audit is the best way to get a full analysis of the energy needs of your home. The Arizona Energy Management Council can provide you with a certified, expert contractor who can offer this service. Energy Audits give many benefits to home energy efficiency including: • A Building Performance Institute Certified […]

Duct Test and Repair Adds to Your Energy Efficiency in the Home

Your air conditioning contractors can provide you with more ways to make your home energy efficient than just ac repairs and installations.  Have a qualified, licensed contractor perform Duct Test and Repair and you’ll see clear benefits: Repairing leaking ducts can save you up to $200 annually on cooling costs Repaired ducts can optimize the airflow in […]

Energy Saving Devices

Many energy saving devices are available that can save you money in electricity costs within your home depending on the type of rate plan you use and the type of device.  The rate at which electricity is being used (referred to as electrical load or demand) is measured in Kilowatts.  The total amount of electricity […]

Choosing the Right Window Treatment for Your Home

Contractors can provide you with many interior and exterior window treatments that can help block sunlight from entering your home in the hot summer months.  The Arizona Energy Management Council has licensed, bonded, and insured contractors to help you decide which type of window treatment is best for your home. Protect Your Home from the Summer Heat with Shade Screens […]

When and Why You Should Consider Installing a New AC Unit

If you own a heat pump or air conditioner that has not been replaced in more than 10-15 years, you should consider replacing the unit with a high-efficiency heat pump or air conditioner rather than continuing to only repair the unit.  In the long run, this will save you money in repair costs and through […]