These tips help you to determine whether a home on the market will be energy-efficient, or if you will need to pay out some extra cash on your utility bills or upgrades.
Categories of Home Energy Consumption
You have probably read at least a little about cutting down on your home’s energy consumption in heating and cooling, but there are other categories of home energy use that deserve your attention. Heating and cooling typically takes up about 48 percent of the average home’s energy usage. That figure represents a 10 percent drop since the 1990s.
Roughly 35 percent of energy usage is through…