Upgrading your home to save energy can put anywhere from 5 to 30 percent of your energy bill back in your pocket. To cash in on these sizable savings, you must first find out where your home is losing energy.
A home energy audit is a comprehensive energy checkup that pinpoints inefficiencies in your home. An energy technician, or auditor, will go through a series of tests and inspections to target energy drains. The end goal, of course, is to save money and make your home more comfortable.
Watch this video from the U.S. Department of Energy to learn more about the benefits of professional home energy audits.