What is Home Performance?
A home that performs well makes for a happier, stress-free you; putting more money in your pocket and less green house gases in the air. Your home’s performance can be characterized in different aspects including, comfort, energy efficiency, safety, and indoor air quality.
Over the years our understanding of home performance has evolved into an exact science of methods for improving efficiency. This science is used to correct energy losses in homes, making them cost effective, and cleaner, safer places to live.
So what is Home performance? Home Performance is a program sponsored by Energy Star and the US Dept of Energy. It is a comprehensive, whole-home check up buy an Energy Star certified contractor. The program is aimed at showing homeowners how to save money on their utility costs and increase their homes comfort, durability, and value through a process called “Energy Auditing.”