No one likes rising utility bills, but the good news is that with some basic modifications to your home you can reduce home energy costs. Whether decreasing your energy footprint is your motivation, or simply lowering your monthly bills, some basic repairs to your home can help you achieve the results that you are looking for. Continue reading “5 Essential Tips to Reduce Home Energy Costs”
New siding is a critical purchase for any home owner. Finding the best siding for your home involves the consideration of more than just price and looks. It involves being a savvy consumer and understanding the value in your purchase. Continue reading “How To Choose the Best Siding for Your House”
The leaves on the trees are starting to turn, and the temperatures are beginning to dip. We will soon be in the grips of fall, and surrounded by all things pumpkin spice. For your home, this means some further preparations are necessary in preparation of winter weather. Below is our fall maintenance checklist. Continue reading “Preparing Your Home for the Cold: The Fall Maintenance Checklist”
Exterior home renovations can be overwhelming for homeowners. The television shows make the process look quick and painless, but the path of reality does not always follow TV. Complications in planning or choosing the wrong contractor can cause your exterior to look sub-par, and costs to skyrocket. Continue reading “Your Guide To A Stunning Exterior Home Renovation”
For those looking to spruce up the exterior look of their home, cedar siding can provide that beautiful exterior that you are seeking with enhanced protection from the elements, and an increased value. Continue reading “The Bold and Durable Benefits of Cedar Siding”
After a long winter, the birds begin to chirp, the sun is shining, and the temperatures are on the rise. Before we know it, the summer temps will be upon us, but right now it is time to prepare your landscaping for spring. Continue reading “4 Easy Landscaping Tips for Added Energy Savings”
Imagine walking through the door after a long day at work. Your family is out of town, but your smart home is here to greet you. All of your appliances work together in new and innovative ways to create an environment that is customized to meet your needs.Continue reading “5 Core Elements Of An Energy Efficient Smart Home”
As the chilly Chicago-area temperatures linger into March, it’s a good time to talk about the steps you can take to create an energy efficient home.
As residents of northern Illinois, we are no strangers to extreme temperatures. It requires a significant amount of energy to maintain a comfortable interior during these weather extremes. At times, you may be using more energy than necessary.