How’s your home performing?
Home Performance is the art and science of identifying and implementing cost-effective measures to improve the health, safety, and comfort of your home. It begins with an Energy Audit — a lot like a doctor’s checkup for your home — and culminates in Home Performance Improvements that can improve the value and your enjoyment of your home for years to come.
Zerowatt: LED Lighting
Investment-Grade Lighting Efficiency Audits
Can you recall the last time you had your building’s lighting systems inspected by an energy efficiency expert? If the answer is negative, you’re almost certainly paying too much to keep the lights on. Recent advances in CFL and LED technologies mean that most businesses pay triple what they actually need to for lighting.read more
“What the heck is a QHEC?”
As part of the “EmPOWER Maryland” Energy Efficiency Act of 2008, all Maryland utility customers already pay a surcharge that goes toward initiatives which will reduce statewide energy consumption 15% by 2015. Quick Home Energy Checkups (or QHECs, pronounced ‘Q-hecks’) are a key component in Zerodraft Maryland’s suite of professional Energy Management services for apartments and condominiums, as well as individual homeowners.read more