Top 10 Ideas for Investing your Tax Refund in Home Upgrades – No Matter What Size your Refund Is

April 3rd, 2014

Recently CNN Money reported* that the average tax refund this year is $3034, up 3% vs year ago. The last year we could find for Washington State specific data was 2011, at $2788**. Those are nice big refunds. So what…

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5 Great Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Seattle

April 3rd, 2014

Earth day comes once a year, and while can do something every day to improve the environment and live sustainable, this day is a great reminder to plan our contributions. Here are five great ways to celebrate earth day in…

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Seeing the light; Top 8 questions about the light bulb changeover.

March 24th, 2014

As of 2013 Manufacturers stopped making incandescent 75 and 100 watt light bulbs, and now as of January 1, 2014, they have stopped making 40 and 60 watt bulbs. Fortunately, your choices for safe, energy saving bulbs with attractive light…

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Words of Wisdom from your Heat Pump

March 24th, 2014

(courtesy of our Service Manager who has thumbs and can pen this) Hello, heat pump here; did you enjoy your winter? I have been working hard all winter, taking heat energy from outside and bringing it into your house. By…

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Grow your Resale Value with the Most Valued Home Projects

February 13th, 2014

Before you go to the Home Show this year, check out these 3rd party assessed insights on which home improvement projects will increase your resale value the most. Interest.com website recently published an easy to use list of the best…

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5 Basics about Air Sealing for Single Family Homes

February 13th, 2014

Air Sealing has become the top home upgrade of energy efficiency experts, as it is an excellent way to increase your home comfort and reduce energy bills. Here are the 5 basic things about air sealing you need to know…

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Green Resolutions Your House Can Keep in 2014

January 16th, 2014

Happy green new year to everyone. We welcome the new year as a fresh start in many ways, whether it’s your personal resolutions, or in our case the business calendar. This month we’ll discuss ways to meet your Green resolutions…

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Home Shows 2014 – Preview of What’s New

January 16th, 2014

Washington Energy exhibits at several major home shows in the January-March time frame, and we are excited to be presenting some new things this year. You can see us at the Tacoma Home Show, Seattle Home Show and our Energy…

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Whoa! My utility bills are too high!

November 26th, 2013

It’s that time of year when we get that first utility bill of the winter season, and for some that’s a moment of “ouch!”. How to turn that “ouch” into an “ahh”? Here are top reasons for high bills and…

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5 Easy Green Holiday Ideas

November 26th, 2013

It’s ho-ho-holiday time, and what a great season to give the gift of GREEN living. Here are our top world friendly ideas for 2013.  We actually saw one blog that advocated just giving fewer presents ..okay that’s just wrong. We…

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