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5 Secrets to an Energy Efficient Home

Posted by RESNET

Feb 25, 2015 12:57:00 PM

WHAT ARE THE SECRETS to an energy efficient home? We’re glad you asked! There are a few things you can do to transform your home from a standard dwelling into an amazing, money-and-energy-saving abode of awesomeness!

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6 Spring Home Maintenance Tips to Improve Energy Efficiency

Posted by RESNET

Feb 18, 2015 11:17:33 AM

WITH SNOWSTORMS BATTERING the east coast and unrelenting cold weather across many parts of the country, spring seems a long way off. But it isn’t. Before you know it, the weather will be getting warmer, flowers will begin to bloom and the sound of birdsong will fill the air. And along with that comes the task of taking a look at how badly winter has ravaged your home, and what you can do about it.

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Leading the Green Agenda

Posted by Green Builder Staff

Feb 9, 2015 3:06:25 PM

Our latest survey of building professionals shows that several green building strategies have gone mainstream, but barriers to widespread adoption still remain.

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How a Home Renovation Could Help You Save on Your Tax Bill!

Posted by RESNET

Jan 28, 2015 8:27:44 AM

FOR MANY PEOPLE, the idea of a home renovation and saving on their tax bill doesn’t seem possible, but it is. By making your home energy efficient, not only are you saving on your utility bills, but also reducing your tax burden. How can this be, you ask? Four words: residential energy tax credits.

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How to Plan an Energy Efficient Home Renovation

Posted by RESNET

Jan 21, 2015 10:30:44 AM

If you’re going to renovate your home this year, consider taking the energy efficient route. Start by contacting a RESNET Home Energy Auditor or Rater for an energy audit or rating to determine where and how your home is losing energy. If you opt for an energy rating, compare your home’s before and after HERS Index scores to see the difference that energy-saving measures can make.

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