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Energy Efficiency - Update your Home - Green Home
CFL light bulbs, green light bulbs, incandescent light bulbs, cut home cooling costs, fluorescent lamps, conserve energy, green technology, carbon footprint, reduce carbon footprint
Over the years, consumers have adopted CFLs (compact fluorescent lamp) because they use about two-thirds the amount of energy of standard incandescent bulbs and can last up to 10 times longer. They also produce less heat, so they’re safer to operate and can cut home cooling costs. UL’s new CFLs safety study reveals that consumers can use CFLs more broadly and safely in a variety of lighting applications. To help consumers safely light up their homes with CFLs, UL offers the following safety guidelines.

According to the U.S. Dept. of Energy, households can save 20%-30% on energy bills by implementing simple cost effective home improvements. Which, over time will save more money on your energy bills than it will cost to have these improvements done on your home.

When you hire Handy Hands we will assist you in making your home more energy efficient to save you money and leave less of a carbon footprint. A few things that Handy Hands can do to help your home be more efficient and save energy are:

  • Install water saving toilets
  • Replace shower heads with low flow heads which will save 10-15% of your water heating costs.
  • Insulate your hot water heater and cut your homes CO2 emissions and save 4%-9% in water heating costs
  • Install a programmable thermostat which will save about $180 a year while regulating indoor climate
  • Add door sweeps and gaskets around the threshold and exterior doors to stop energy leaks in your home
  • Replace cracked windows and caulking

 

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Handy Hands
Residential Handyman & Commercial Maintenance Services
Serving Denver and Surrounding as well as Northern Colorado
Call today:  (970) 222-8911
Email:  danny@handyhands.net