Tips for Winterizing Your Home

Here in southeast Texas we may not need to worry about shoveling snow from our driveways every day come winter, but there are some things you can do to prepare you home for the colder months. “Winterizing” your home can help save you money on your energy bills and prevent damage to your property. Because who wants the stress of costly home repairs … [Read more...]

What is a Home Energy Audit?

With warmer weather approaching, many of us are already bracing for higher energy bills. But there are some steps you can take to help ensure your home is as efficient as possible. You can check basics such as drafty doors and windows yourself, or you may opt to have a professional home energy auditor come and evaluate your home. In fact, Energy … [Read more...]

Beat Cooling Costs #3: Green Is In!

My last post in this series on home energy efficiency has probably the most fun topic -- decorating. Making small repairs or big fixes to your home is satisfying when you see your energy bill drop, but getting to redecorate your home AND make a difference in energy costs? Brilliant, if you ask me. And it all improves the value of your home. And … [Read more...]