The Home Energy Blog
Everything you need to know to help you save on home energy.
Starting in 2015, SDG&E began consolidating its rate tiers in accordance with the approved structure from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). According to SDG&E, “The consolidation is necessary to make rates more fair and equitable among all...read more
If your roof is doing its job properly, then you probably never give it much thought. But as we explained in our last post, you absolutely need a roof inspection prior to installing solar panels. That way, if your roof is showing signs of wear, you can make repairs...read more
It’s possible that you’ve never considered a roof inspection. In fact, you may not give your roof much thought at all unless it starts to leak or the tiles or shingles are cracked or damaged. However, if you’re thinking about installing solar panels, you must pay...read more
If your home has drafty, single-pane aluminum windows, you're probably spending too much on your home energy bill. Single-pane aluminum windows are notoriously inefficient. They make it tough to keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Even the...read more
A Home Energy Efficiency Checklist For People Who Want to Save Installing solar panels is a great way for homeowner to save big on their utility bills. But some homeowners hesitate over the cost. (Of course, you could always seek financing—getting a loan may be easier...read more
Why a Whole-Home Energy Solution Is Even Better Than Solar Solar panels come with lots of great benefits. With solar, you can save money on your energy bills. If you purchase your solar panels instead of leasing them, you’ll realize an outstanding return on your...read more