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How To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Improving your home’s energy efficiency may not sound as exciting as laying down new flooring or turning your basement into a home theater. However, these upgrades can add value to your home and help you save money and energy. WHAT IS AN ENERGY-EFFICIENT HOME? Different organizations and companies use the term “energy-efficient home” differently depending […]

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The Best Direction for Solar Panels to Face

Years ago, when we were asked, “What’s the best direction for solar panels to be pointed?” when living in the Northern Hemisphere, the answer was always the south direction. This is because the sun shines directly over the equator most of the time, and so south-facing solar panels have more of an opportunity to collect […]

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Are Solar Panels Worth It for Your Home?

While solar energy has plenty of benefits, there are also high upfront costs associated with installing a home renewable energy system. So, at the end of the day, are solar panels worth it? If you want to minimize your ecological impact while reducing or even eliminating monthly utility bills, solar panels may be well worth the money. […]