5 Ideas for Energy Saving Mother’s Day Gifts

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Mother’s Day is almost here. Perhaps you’ve already got it in the bag, or maybe you’re still toiling over the perfect gift for mom. At Home Energy Rx, we are all about saving energy. We’d like to share some ideas to help make mom’s life more convenient, allowing her to save both time and energy. […]

What is a Home Energy Assessment?

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Most people are, understandably, not familiar with what a home energy assessment is. You get your bills and you pay them. You try to make sure your family members turn off lights when they leave a room, make sure no one fiddles with the thermostat, and by all means keep the doors shut, but your […]

Could Your Ductwork be Decreasing Your Comfort?

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When we founded Home Energy Rx in 2011 we did so with the belief that we could reduce energy consumption and lower people’s monthly utility bills, which we do every day.  The interesting thing, though, is that we rarely get feedback on the amount of money people save each month.  Nearly all the feedback we get is about […]

Today is National Cut Your Energy Costs Day!

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Mae Wilder This is a great time to make a New Year’s resolution to become more energy efficient. The recent temperature dip has everyone sweating their energy bills, but there are ways to manage the rising energy costs in your home without having to live like you’re out in the cold. Cut Your Energy Costs […]

New 2016 Incentives For Attic Insulation

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2016 incentives for central Arkansas utility customers have never been this good before. Utility incentives can pay anywhere between 50% and 100% of the total cost to increase your ceiling insulation up to the insulation value of R-38 (the level that is recommended by the Department of Energy for this climate zone and meets 2012 […]

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Quick Guide: Energy Star New Home Program

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When building your future new home or selling newly built houses always consider certifying is to the Energy Stars standards.  Energy Star is a U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) voluntary program that helps raise the design and construction standards above most homes on the market.  The energy efficiency savings can be of upwards of 30% […]

Arkansas Energy Programs You Didn’t Know About

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For this week’s article, I thought that I would share our knowledge of the many energy programs here in Arkansas. Some are more popular than others but all are still excellent. The following programs are for residential properties only. Entergy Solutions Program About: Entergy Arkansas offers a variety of simple ways to help you lower your […]