Category Window Treatments

Winter Preparation for Home (Home Weatherization)

Although Phoenix does not get snow, the drastic temperature fluctuation can make our home operate inefficiently. Having a tightly sealed home is like having a good zip-up trench coat that can help you to retain heat in the body. By weatherizing your home, you can save up to 30% of your heating cost. Here is […]

What Are Energy Efficient Windows and Doors?

As windows and doors can bring wonderful sunlight and provide access points into our homes, they are also the source of energy loss in the house. A window’s energy efficiency can be improved by installing storm windows, sealing air leaks by caulking and weather-stripping, and adding window treatments or coverings. When a door is old […]

Smart Thermstat Controls

Top 10 easy tips to keep your house cooler

With this stifling heat in Arizona, most residents are relying on air conditioning to survive the summer. However, there are a lot of ways to cool down the indoor temperature of your home aside from cranking the AC unit. Keep interior doors open Keeping the doors open stimulates air flow, making the cooling process faster and […]

Home Energy Swaps That Could Save You Money

Did you know that as much as 43% of a home’s monthly utility bill can be attributed solely to heating and air conditioning? This number is especially important in Arizona, where we experience extreme temperatures year-round. Phoenix also receives an average of 299 sunny days a year, which is great for our tourism industry – […]

Creating an Energy Efficient Home

If you feel like you’re spending too much money on your energy bill, you’re probably right. With the sun beating down on your house, the air conditioning is working extra hard to compensate. Even something like leaving too many lights on can affect your monthly bill. The following are some tips to create an energy […]

Benefits of Installing Energy Efficient Windows

Did you know you can install windows on your home that provide energy efficiency? The key is choosing the right type of window and framing based on industry standardized ratings and hiring a contractor who will properly install the windows. Some key benefits of upgrading to energy efficient windows are: Installing new windows is a […]

Think Green for Earth Day all April!

According to Energy.gov, “The typical U.S. family spends at least $2,200 a year on home utility bills.” Thinking green and taking action to be more energy efficient may add green to your wallet by reducing energy costs and saving on your utility bills. These are a few home energy saving tips to get you started! […]