I continue to tout the value of home energy audits, so I really like this article from Mother Earth News with their take on energy audits. There is a national weatherization program available for income qualifying households which will pay for the energy audit as well as the following steps to improve the performance of your home. Click here to read more about the national program. On a state level there are also a number of utility companies offering $450 for an energy audit, which may be the cost of one for your area, which will provide the “roadmap” of attaining a more efficient, better indoor air quality home for you. Read more about what homeowners need to know….
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Licensed in Real Estate since 1985, Jeannette, Broker/Owner of Green Florida Properties sets herself apart with extensive education in energy-efficient and sustainable building practices. As northeast Florida's first NAR (National Association of Realtors) Green Real Estate Professional and certified EcoBroker Jeannette pioneered the greening of St. Augustine and St. Johns County MLS. Adding green data fields to the multiple listing service benefits anyone seeking to buy or sell a home with energy-efficient and sustainable features. Jeannette is currently one of three NAR and FR (Florida Realtors) GREEN Instructors in Florida teaching the GREEN Designation course. View all posts by GreenFLBroker, Jeannette Moore