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Spot Where Your Home is Wasting Energy with a Home Performance Assessment

Spot Where Your Home is Wasting Energy with a Home Performance Assessment

  Energy-saving home improvements from participating AlabamaWISE contractors start with a comprehensive home performance analysis. This professional home inspection of all energy-related components, by a certified Building Analyst, includes heating and cooling systems and the building enclosure. The completed report analyzes the relationships between the components as a system to identify which improvements offer the biggest impact… Continue Reading

Championship Home Performance Playbook for Alabama and Auburn Fans and the Few Who are Not

Championship Home Performance Playbook for Alabama and Auburn Fans and the Few Who are Not

In 2006, Home Depot painted the home of Eric and Jen Harrell of Alabaster, Ala., half Auburn orange and blue, and half Alabama crimson and white for the House Divided contest. Alabama families have a tradition of pride in their homes and their football teams. Sometimes demonstrating pride right from the curb. And, when we can’t… Continue Reading

Nexus Energy Center Announces Home Performance with Energy Star Partnership

Nexus Energy Center is now a certified Home Performance with Energy Star partner. This means AlabamaWISE and participating home performance contractors meet all requirements of this nationally recognized program to ensure quality home improvements that save energy and lower utility bills for Alabama households. Participating AlabamaWISE contractors work with homeowners from the initial whole-house assessment… Continue Reading

3 Big Problems with Home Central Air Conditioners (and how to avoid them)

Three big problems with home central air conditioners are energy waste, comfort issues and defective installation. Read this advice from participating AlabamaWISE home performance contractors on how to get what you pay for when upgrading your home air conditioning. Continue Reading