Did you know that properly sizing the heating and air conditioning equipment for your home can save you significantly on your energy bills? If your system is too small it will run longer, using more gas and electricity. Your furnace and air conditioning condenser can equate to as much as 55% of your monthly energy bill on average, so investing in a new system could actually save you money.
<<< FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2015 on SAN DIEGO 6 TV >>> In this special water-saving HERO Highlight we cover tankless water heaters, low-flow shower heads with temperature regulation and shower head adapters, all of which can help you reduce water waste in your home. These water-efficient products are also covered by the HERO Program.
<<< FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015 on SAN DIEGO 6 TV >>> Brought to you by the HERO Program, we're joined by We Care Plumbing, Heating & Air, who shares expert tips for saving water and energy at home. HERO can help you finance these upgrades.
Including an appearance from San Diego's own Todd Gloria, this video shows how many California communities are encouraging local residents to invest in water-saving upgrades to cut their water use by a third through the HERO program.
The U.S. Department of Energy’s recommended order of home improvements can help you modernize your home and make it more energy efficient. Older homes were not constructed by today's building codes and can mean a lot of wasted energy.
Your home is full of water wasters. Most repairs are only a few hundred dollars if completed before there is a major failure. Left alone, you could be wasting hundreds of gallons of water and also risking thousands of dollars in damages caused by flooding.
<<< SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> On our first edition of The HERO Hour on The Approved Home Pro Show, we give you the HERO 101 for energy efficient home upgrade financing. Eric from the HERO Program explains how HERO financing works, what it covers and how you can get started.
Last week, we covered Green Tips one through six. Today, we cover the final 9 ways to help your home...
Going "green" in our everyday lives is all the rage these days. Your family - and in particular your home - should be no different. There are 15 easy do-it-yourself projects that will save you money, reduce your environmental footprint and have you playing your eco-part in no time.
<<< MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015 on SAN DIEGO LIVING >>> The hot summer months are approaching, are you getting scared to see your electric bill? Learn the benefits of solar energy and get rid of costly utility bills with help from Milholland Solar & Electric.
Controlling energy costs is has always been a concern for homeowners, especially with the rising costs per kilowatt and summer just around the corner. Now’s the time to make small changes that can have a major impact on your summer electric bills. Check out these five tips to save energy at home: