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Federal Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency 0

Federal Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency

On October 3, 2008, President Bush signed into law the “Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008.” This bill extended tax credits for energy efficient home improvements (windows, doors, roofs, insulation, HVAC, and non-solar water...

EERE Consumer’s Guide: Basement Insulation 0

EERE Consumer’s Guide: Basement Insulation

A properly insulated basement can help reduce your energy costs. However, basement walls are one of the most controversial areas of a house to insulate and seal. You need to carefully consider the advantages...

Solar Thermal Radiant Flooring 0

Solar Thermal Radiant Flooring

Solar thermal radiant floor heating is an old idea that has been made new again. Many years ago, both the Greeks and Romans heated the floors of baths with wood fires. The concept makes...

EERE Consumer’s Guide: Radiant Heating 0

EERE Consumer’s Guide: Radiant Heating

adiant heating systems involve supplying heat directly to the floor or to panels in the wall or ceiling of a house. The systems depend largely on radiant heat transfer: the delivery of heat directly...

What is an ENERGY AUDIT? 0

What is an ENERGY AUDIT?

Energy Audits are one of the most cost-effective ways to save money on your utility bills and also create a healthier home environment. A trained professional comes to survey the current energy use of...