Energy Tips

Solar Heating and Cooling

Using passive solar design techniques to heat and cool your home can be both environmentally friendly and cost effective. Passive solar heating techniques include placing larger, insulated windows on south-facing walls and locating thermal mass, such as a concrete slab … Continue reading

Systems on Display

Whole House Energy Interactive Program

  • Google Power Meter
  • Ecobee Thermostats
    Ecobee Thermostats
  • All accessible from laptop or Iphone.

Geothermal Heating and Cooling

  • Three separate zones

Solar and Geothermal Hot Water

Fujitsu Mini Split Electric Spot Heating & Cooling

  • Extremely energy efficient spot heating systems for zone heating

Full House Energy Audit – Follow-up

Energy Efficient Lighting

Water Conservation Devices

  • Water Barrels
  • Water Saving Monitoring Devices

Recycling Program for used Equipment

  • HVAC Units for Tax Deduction

Weatherization

  • Door weather-stripping
  • Window caulking
  • Exterior electrical fixture caulking
  • Sealing all exterior openings

Insulation

  • Common walls with conditioned spaces
  • Garage common walls
  • Utility room below patio family room
  • Attic insulation increase from R13 to R49

Windows & Doors

  • New energy efficient windows storage area
  • New energy efficient door into exterior utility room

Duct Repair

  • Existing ducts in retrofitted geothermal home are not sized appropriately
  • Expanded supply lines are some times needed
  • New boot and registers installed in this house
  • Added insulation to supply lines is necessary
  • Duct sealing is possible where needed

KVAR Electrical Saving Devices

Enterprise Tax & Accounting

  • Local, state and federal tax incentives explained
  • Energy tax information supplied with each project
  • All certifications for your energy systems included
  • Tax preparation complete in order to be handed off to your tax service provider

Construction Services & Handy Man Repair

Landscaping