Category Energy Efficiency

How to Fix Common AC Problems

As the temperatures continue to rise this month, it is important to make sure your AC is working properly. If you notice some issues with your air conditioning unit there are steps you can take before you hire a professional to look at it. Check out these DIY fixes that can save you time and […]

Technology That Can Make Your Home Greener

Heating, cooling, electricity, water usage – all of this can add up, especially if you live in the desert. If you want to make your home more environmentally and financially friendly but don’t know where to start, look no further.  Technology is here to the rescue! Here are some gadgets, apps, and hacks that can […]

Installing Proper Insulation

Now that it is finally getting cooler, weatherizing your home for the cooler months may be beneficial to you. Keeping your home comfortable and preventing the temperature from fluctuating from outside weather can be solved by installing insulation. Insulation slows down the transfer of heat, so warm air inside won’t permeate through the walls as […]

The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

Sometimes referred to as instantaneous water heaters, these water heaters do just that; provide your home with hot water instantaneously when it is needed. A tankless water heater may be right for your home, however, if you are considering installing a tankless water heater you need to make sure you have all of the facts. […]

5 Signs You Should Replace Your Air Conditioning System

REPLACING YOUR AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM As the temperatures in Arizona rise, your HVAC system is put more and more to the test. If you have been considering replacing your current system, the beginning of the summer before the weather gets too hot is the perfect time. In the long run it is more beneficial to […]

Electrical Safety Month-Tips to Protect Your Home and Family

May is Electrical Safety Month! We are constantly using electricity in our homes; in fact in the United States the average household use is 11,700 kilowatts per year. Because we are so exposed to it, it’s important to be aware of the dangers of dealing with electricity in your home. Here are some tips to […]

Using Renewable and Energy-Saving Devices In Your Home

This month, on the 22nd, we celebrate Earth Day. Earth Day is a worldwide event that focuses on supporting and protecting the environment. In an effort to be kind to our environment, here are some additions you can make to your home to be more energy efficient. Low flow toilets: In the United States, the […]