More and more homeowners are recognizing the benefits of green living. Whether you want to reduce your impact on the environment and leave a better future for your family or you need to find more ways to reduce energy usage to save on monthly costs, there are so many benefits of going green. Not only can this help you create a healthier home environment, but it may also help you save a little on monthly energy costs.
One of the biggest issues that homeowners face when trying to be more environmentally-friendly is educating themselves on the best ways to save energy and reduce their environmental impact. That’s why we have put together a list of our favorite resources to help San Jacinto homeowners go green.
How to Go Green: Our Top Resources
Our team is always looking for ways to stay up-to-date with the latest in energy efficiency. Here are just a few of our favorite resources:
The U.S. Department of Energy’s mission is to “ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental, and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions. One of the ways that this department helps homeowners learn more about energy efficiency is through the helpful articles and infographics on their site. The Energy Saver section of the website offers simple and actionable tips that homeowners can take to reduce their energy usage and lower monthly costs.
Sustainable Baby Steps
Many homeowners want to live more sustainably, but don’t know where to start. Sustainable Baby Steps is a site dedicated to helping beginners start their journey toward more sustainable living. The site offers informative articles on a range of topics such as home, garden, health, and shopping. This is a great site for those who want to live more sustainably but are not sure where to start. The articles offers some small and simple steps that you can take to get started.
Real Simple Green Living
RealSimple.com is the online platform for Real Simple magazine, a publication that provides smart and realistic solutions for everyday challenges as well as inspiring ideas to make your life easier. The site has a Green Living section that contains a wealth of informative articles that offer simple and actionable tips for going green. From articles on how to create DIY natural cleaners to fun pieces about individuals living in tiny homes, this site contains a lot of great content for any homeowner who is looking for more information on living sustainably or tips on how to make it happen.
J & M Air Conditioning and Heating Blog
We have included our blog on this resource list because we often publish articles on energy efficiency. Though we are an HVAC company, our articles go beyond just providing ways to save money on HVAC energy costs. Some of our articles, such as Home Energy Audits: How to DIY, help homeowners discover new ways to improve efficiency and save on their monthly energy costs.