Frequently Asked Questions
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Some of the most frequent questions we receive from interested folks are:

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We build energy efficiency into our homes by:

  • Installing all heating and cooling ductwork within the conditioned building envelope
  • Sealing corners and interior/exterior wall intersections to prevent energy loss
  • Installing return ducts or transfer grilles in every room having a door except baths, kitchens, closets, pantries, and laundry rooms.
  • Installing ENERGY STAR ceiling fans
  • Installing ENERGY STAR exhaust fans from every bathroom ducted to the outside
  • Using high efficiency A/C and heating equipment
  • Installing R-38 ceiling and R-19 wall insulation or higher
  • Using ENERGY STAR appliances
We will be happy to consider other ways to improve energy efficiency.