Remember: There are tax credits from Uncle Sam, rebates from Utility companies, and rebates from Equipment manufacturers available to you to GO GREEN!
Question: Do high efficiency appliances cost more money?
Answer: Yes and No. Initial purchase price is usually higher, but the homeowner can recoup that cost quickly with lowered operating costs. Then there are rebates and tax credits to consider. Theoretically, it can be less expensive to install a high efficiency appliance, actual outlay!
Question: Where do I find high efficiency appliances and how will I recognize them?
Answer: Most reputable HVAC companies can walk you through the high efficiency jungle and make recommendations best for your "Home". Other good sources are the Environmental Protection Agency and Energy Star , which are government programs. Energy Star rates efficiencies of such equipment.
Question: Will a high efficiency furnace keep my home warm enough?
Answer: Absolutely! Energy efficiency is better management of wastage! A 90,000 btu high efficiency furnace is still a 90,000 btu furnace with the same heating output and delivery, it just burns more cleanly, and makes better use of the fuel. Actually performance is enhanced, because the equipment tends to be higher quality equipment. The same is true for air conditioners, as well.
Question: How do I find the right hvac contractor for my installation?
Answer: Visit our "Choose a Contractor" page Question: Is there assistance to help pay for the initial cost of a higher efficiency heating and air conditioning system for my home?
Answer: Yes, there are many programs! There are currently Federal tax credits, and most areas of the US have rebates being offered by their local utility companies. Most equipment manufacturers are offering rebates for full system installations, as well. With all the offers out there, it is only smart to take advantage of the many programs available to the homeowner! It can actually be cheaper to go GREEN!
REMEMBER: Any system must be properly sized for your "Home". Bigger is not Better. It will cost you in operating costs and in comfort.
Call Perfect-Home-Hvac-Design to ensure that you get the right system for your "HOME".
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