Tips on power usage in North Carolina - Carolina Country

Energy Advice

Energy efficient tips to use at home

Thinking of Replacing Your Windows?

Use this decision-making tree

Cool roofs

In warm climates, cools roofs can pay for themselves in energy savings

Window film Q & A

Uses include minimizing cooling costs, cutting glare, creating privacy, reflecting heat inside and more

Hot options

When purchasing a water heater, size and energy factor rating matter

Shade for savings

Strategic plantings can prune your electric bill

Stemming irrigation costs

Alternative systems can cut a farm’s electrical expenses

Metal roofing

Metal roofing can cool your energy expenses and last longer than traditional roofing

Hiring an energy contractor

Before you make home improvements for energy efficiency, get a professional energy audit

Leaky doors

Fixing or replacing them can improve energy efficiency

Lighting outdoor spaces

Keep energy costs in focus when selecting lighting for entertaining and security