The first day of winter is a little over a month away, and many consumers may be looking for ways to save money on home heating during the coming months. Better Business Bureau serving Central East Texas (BBB) and The United States Department of Energy also encourage homeowners to conduct a home energy assessment to determine how slight corrections could make your home more energy efficient and likewise lower energy costs.
“It’s wise to ensure your home is ready for harsh weather by scheduling biannual checkups for your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment”, said Mechele Agbayani Mills, President and CEO of BBB serving Central East Texas. “Performing an assessment before summer and again before cold weather strikes can prevent headaches and financial strain long term.”
BBB offers the following tips for winterizing the home:
- Hire a professional. Hiring an expert as to determine the health of your existing HVAC equipment can also help you save money in the long run. Go to bbb.org to find a professional you can trust…
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