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Energy audits aren’t just for the wealthy…

I’ve heard people say that energy audits are an “extra” they can’t afford. I’ve heard others say that audits are just for people who want to be PC and super-green, but for the rest of us they’re not worth the money. I’ve heard others say they’d rather turn their a/c up or their heat down […]

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Energy Audits for Historic Homes: the VIDEO!

A couple of months ago we audited a historic home inside the beltline in Raleigh in conjunction with Preservation NC to create a video showing the benefit of an energy audit and weatherization for historic properties. When asked to do the audit, we jumped at the chance because this is truly our passion: making older […]

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Real world example #1: Duct testing/sealing and payoff

Up until now we’ve been telling you that an energy audit and subsequent weatherization will pay for itself in 2-3 years. We have years of data from Energy Star and the Low Income Weatherization program to back this up. But now it’s time to give you real examples of ways that our clients have saved […]

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