What Are The Benefits of An Energy Efficient Home?

24 July 2017 Energy Saving 4056 Views
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Checking your home’s insulation is one of the fastest and most cost effective ways to use a whole-house approach to reduce energy waste and make the most of your energy dollars. A good insulating system includes a combination of products and construction techniques that protect a home from outside hot or cold.

There are many benefits to increasing your home's energy efficiency. Here are just a few of the benefits you will enjoy.

Increase Your Home's Resale Value

Did you know that increasing your home's energy efficiency can actually increase the reslae value of the home? Because of consumer awareness and convservation efforts, more and more families are looking for energy efficient homes. For every $1 decrease in annual energy costs, the market value of a home increases by $20, according to a study published in the Appraisal Journal. This can mean thousands of dollars for you should you decide to put your home on the market.

Uncover Hidden Problems

A visual home energy audit involves a thorough inspection of your home, which can uncover hidden structural and safety problems. Problems with insulation, air sealing and structural damage can be identified and resolved before major damage occurs. Do you really know what’s in your walls? In your attic? Under your home? Get a Wilserv Energy Consultant’s expert inspection to put your mind at ease.

Invest In A Sure Money Maker

Investing in your home's energy efficiency takes money. Fortunately, your return on investment is around 16% per year, after taking into account the money you spent on the improvements. As energy prices rise, so will your return on investment. It will likely be your most successful investment, without any risk.

Schedule A FREE Energy Audit

Wilserv can schedule a Free Visual Energy Audit for your home. This audit will identify areas of improvement and the costs associated with each home improvement. You can then select the improvements that best meet your financial and consevation goals. Request an appointment today!