Tactics to increase your homes energy efficiency

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Use your windows to facilitate cross breezes and ventilation, the low window openings on a house let in cool air and the high window openings allows hot air to escape. Air conditioning and major appliances account for most of a home’s operating costs; you can reduce the systems sizes by properly insulating and sealing your home. Your refrigerator is always on and is another large energy expense, especially if you have a lightly used second refrigerator or freezer in your home.

“Let’s forget the green movement for a moment. The topic has exploded in the mainstream, but that growth has resulted in false claims and an unbelievable amount of greenwashing. The definition of what makes something green is subjective, making the issue as thorny as it is puzzling to consumers and builders alike.”

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