Energy Efficiency | Green Homes | Energy Star
We all have to be dedicated to preserving as much of our earth as we possibly can. Our home is one of the major areas we can take control. By simply switching to energy-saving incandescent bulbs. Studies show they use about 25% less energy. Increase your savings by choosing CFLs and LEDs, which use 75% less energy. Water efficient fixtures and products help by reducing water usage and heating by 50%. Make sure your appliances are energy star. We often do not realize we are a few steps away from making our home into green homes.
New home builders are taking a giant step into preserving energy efficiency when constructing. Most new homes are built with radiant barrier instalation. Others are taking it as far as installing low E windows and energy efficiency features reducing electric bills up to 80%.
Click here for a list of Energy Star builders, their ratings, and how to contact them.
I have put together a list of builders that excelled in leadership of the industry.
Imagine Homes Certified of their energy efficiency, solar powered shingles. The first be using DOW POWERHOUSE in 6 communities in San Antonio.
Meritage Homes 80% lower energy usage, energy star appliances some featuring natural gas, considered green homes.
Green Homebuilders A great source in building on a lot.
McNair Custom Home McNair custon home is currently both in a community and building on lots.
For any questions on making your home sweet green home give me a call 210-268-3564