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Do you realize that you are losing money every month that you don’t make your homeenergy-efficient?

Yet a picture of what to do for energy-efficient remodels is not clear.Confusion reigns. What is green and what is energy-efficient? Where do you spendmoney to keep from losing money?

Start your journey for answers here. And remember, this website is climatespecific for Dallas-Fort Worth and the North Central Texas climate.

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Economics of Green Remodeling 

Solar Hot Water  
Solar Electricity  
Weatherization  
Air Leakage    

    Average Texas Home  
    EscapingAir  
    Texas HomeGraphic 
    Tax Incentives 

What about Windows and Doors?

Holes in Wall 
Sun on Windows  
Low-E Windows  
Replace or Not?
   Exterior Doors: A Hole
   Caulking   
   ColdRadiating  
   Rain Leaks

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CosmeticRemodel  
Yard Remodel  
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LifestyleRemodel 
   PurposeRemodel  
   Stepsto Remodel  
   WhoShould I Hire?  
   EnergyConversion

Remodel for Health

Lead
Mold  
Asbestos 
Ventilation
   Asbestos 
   Electromagnetic Fields
   Toxic Chemicals    VolatileOrganic Compound

Buyinga Home for Energy Efficiency  

Must Haves  
Must Not Haves  
Nice to Have  
Be Wary of  
   Move, Build, Remodel? 
   Best Locations  
   Best Yards 
   Prior Tests/Inspections  

Energy-Efficient Walls

Wall Problems  
Multi-Functional  
   Attic Kneewalls  
   Kneewall Graphic  

Mold: A North TexasProblem

Mold &Mildew  
Leaks  
MoistureControl  
Mold Presence  
   Texas Black Mold  
   MoldCharacteristics  
   Cleaning Up Mold  
   Drywall and Mold  

Prior Audits, Surveys, and Tests

Home Audits  
Visual Audit  
Blower Door  
   Duct Leakage  
   DigitalThermometer  

Weatherization Is Important  

Air Pressure  
Thermal Envelope
   Caulk & Weatherstrip  
   WeatherizationPlan  

SeasonalRemodeling

   Home Hot Spots  
   Hot Texas Attic 
   Winter Heat Transfer  
   Lower Winter Utility Bills  

Costs of Comfort  

Comfort Budget     Tax Incentives 

Climate of North Central Texas

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Do you need an energy consultant, energy auditor, 
green builder, or green remodeler
 in North Central Texas 
or the Dallas-Fort Worth area? 
Are you purchasing or building a home?
Ready to add renewable-energy?
Interested in living more sustainably?
Contact Terry Jensen 
Frugal Energy, LLC
972 251-1532

Green Remodeling 972 251-1532

Green/Greener/Greenest
It is always more "green" to remodel your present home for energy-efficiency than it is to build a new home.

Green or Energy Efficient? 
A home can be energy-efficient without being green or natural but a home can not be green without being energy efficient..

Good Advice for a Remodeling Project:  If you have breaks in your thermal envelope, you are bleeding conditioned air. Think of it another way. You are air-conditioning and heating your neighborhood. More here and here.

 

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