April 07, 2020
Energy efficiency is not a great trend anymore, but a mandatory requirement for homeowners from all across the globe. In the third quarter of 2019, Caviness & Cates manage to reach a unique milestone: we have managed to surpass $1,000,000 of energy savings for our homeowners. We have managed to enable homeowners to save an average of $248 per home in 2019 and we’ve also reduced the carbon emissions by over 1,499 tons in just one year.
Our homes are specially designed to be eco-friendly and to provide increased comfort, while also reducing energy bills. We comply with all EPA’s Energy PLUS standards in order to improve the energy efficiency of a home by up to 15%. All the homes we built are independently tested and rated by specialists using the HERS index (Home Energy Rating System).
What Features Can you Expect for your Home?
By having an energy-efficient home, you should not only expect to save energy and reduce your overall costs but also capitalize on the benefits of technology. You’ll be able to leverage certain smart features that will make your life easier and will save you time and bring more comfort into your life.
Below are some of the features you should expect to find in your new home:
- Energy Star certified appliances
- Perfectly sealed HVAC ducts
- Efficient lighting
- 6-point contact insulation
- EPA WaterSense faucets
- Exhaust fan in the bathroom
- Low “E” windows
Read more about ourenergy-efficient homes.
How can You Benefit from a Smart Home?
By getting a smart home, you are saving a whole lot of energy and you get to enjoy a higher indoor air quality. Additionally, you can benefit from enhanced water quality and you begin to feel more comfortable in your home. To top it all, you’ll become more environmentally responsible and you’ll be able to save an average of $248 a year on your bills.
If you are interested in living a smarter life, do not hesitate to contact us at 910.240.4210.
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