Drafty Homes

As the Polar Vortex hit the East Coast, some Maryland homeowners realized that their homes were not well-insulated. This lead to serious drafts. Pepco and Potomac Edison are offering rebates to make your homes more efficient, comfortable and warm.

Perfect Time to Fix that Draft

Unfortunately, many homeowners learned about their energy inefficient homes when it was too late with frozen pipes. Television station WBAL-TV reported that Maryland cities were reaching record lows due to the Polar Vortex in January 2014.

As Maryland residents turned up their heat, their bills went up. The drafty homes lost part of that warmth. Here are some reasons why an energy saving plan is wise:

  • Save money
  • Prevent illnesses
  • Improve energy efficiency
  • Increase home value

Rebates for Improving Efficiency

The cold winter has increase the efforts of utility companies to consider alternative plans for electricity. This has led to concerns over winter blackouts as the present energy-generating capacity is stretched to the limit. The energy industry is promoting older coal plants or building new nuclear reactors.

With the energy industry talking about the Polar Vortex, it is the perfect time to sign up for a Maryland Energy Rebate from Pepco or Potomac Edison. Homeowners can receive up to $2,000 to pay for home improvements. It all begins with an energy audit to determine your present circumstances. The audit might cost only $100. Just imagine how toasty your home will feel after your energy efficiency improvements. Contact us today! 301.842.8818