23 Oct '14, 3pm

An Energy Efficient Home Doesn't Have To Be Expensive

An Energy Efficient Home Doesn't Have To Be Expensive

Most people are cheap (well, I am). I’m always interested in ways to save a buck if I can. People like me will say they shouldn’t have to pay for upgrades if they only plan to live in a house for 5 years or so. But society as a whole benefits if we replace existing structures with ones that use less energy. That’s why building codes must mandate higher energy efficiency standards for new construction. An energy efficient home will command a higher price on the open market, so any extra cost will be recouped when it comes time to sell.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2014/10/23/energy-effici...

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