Green Your Home: Save Money and the Planet
Scared about rapidly rising electricity and oil prices? Electricity rates are rising at about 9% per year. Like compound interest this means a much bigger bite out of your budget unless you take action now! Beat down these increasing costs by investing in energy efficiency and conservation, and tapping into the free energy of the sun! Improve your indoor air quality, lighting, and human energy levels while lowering the inflationary costs of energy.
Depending on your building and mode of transportation you could save more than 60% on your energy bills, feel more comfortable, and be one of the most efficient energy users around. Others will be impressed. So will the planet!
We can do government-licenced energy assessments!
You could be eligible to receive thousands of dollars in grants toward the cost of upgrading your home!
We can help you. We are only a call away.
Some applications pay for themselves in a month, some in less than a year, others in a few years. What other renovations ever pay for themselves? And as energy prices rise your investment gives you a higher rate of return -in most cases better than the stock market in good years!
A few such simple things as:
- LED lighting
- appropriate window insulation
- solar heating panels
- solar hot water heating
- sealing up drafts
- covering fireplace openings
- replacing inefficient thermostats and baseboard heaters
- more efficient lighting
- boosting the energy efficiency of your windows
- wrapping your hot water tank and adding insulation to your hot water lines can make a noticeable difference.
Why be trapped by the profits of energy companies when you can be in the driver’s seat?
Low interest loans can be arranged. Government and other incentives are available. We can help you. Just call to start the process.
Energy Efficient Homes
To give you an idea of some of the things that can be incorporated into a home (new or existing) here is a link to BC Hydro’s Guides and tips.
If you reduce your B.C. Hydro bill by only 10% you could get a cheque for $75, plus save yourself a bundle on your energy bills! Like over a quarter of a million other homes in B.C., become a Team Power Smart member!