06 Aug '12, 12pm

Home Energy Efficiency Begins with 4 Improvements

Home Energy Efficiency Begins with 4 Improvements

Americans just aren’t investing enough in home energy efficiency improvements to save real money. According to a November 1 survey conducted by the Shelton Group , if you really want to cut your energy costs, you need to make at least 4 energy efficient improvements to your home. This national survey, termed Energy Pulse 2011, polled 1,502 homeowners and renters across the United States between Aug. 9-22, 2011 to learn about their attitudes regarding home energy efficiency and related products and services. The survey found that most Americans tended to make only 2 to 3 energy improvements to their homes (the average being 2.6), which isn’t really enough to bring down their energy bills . As a result, many lost any motivation they had to continue making their homes more energy efficient. However on the other hand, the study also showed that those Americans who made 4 or mo...

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