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Home energy audits are essential to making your home truly affordable, comfortable, and sustainable. Our Home Energy Performance Division conducts comprehensive energy audits in accordance with Building Performance Institute (BPI) standards and we also help homeowners to take advantage of a number of rebates and incentives available in The Finger Lakes area.
These Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® home assessments involve first gathering information about building construction, existing insulation, air infiltration, and HVAC systems, then calculating building heat loss and understanding home energy usage, and finally recommending improvements where they are needed most.
The results of a home energy audit are essential to the proper sizing of heating and cooling equipment and/or renewable energy systems. Efficiency improvements are typically the most cost effective way to reduce energy usage and utility costs, and improve the comfort and safety of your home.
Halco is one of the leading energy audit companies serving The Finger Lakes area of New York. We specialize in energy-saving home improvements and our home energy audit is the first step in diagnosing your home's energy issues. Upon completing our energy assessment, we can suggest the repairs and upgrades that will make the biggest difference in your home's energy performance and comfort.
Schedule an energy audit in NY to start saving money and energy today! We proudly serve Rochester, Ithaca, Syracuse, Elmira, Webster, Auburn, Fairport, Pittsford, Cortland, Canandaigua and more.
Halco includes several diagnostic tests as part of our residential energy audit: Thermal Imaging Diagnostics, Water Testing, Forced Air Duct or Hydronic System Seasonal Calculated Operational Running Efficiency (SCORE), Room-By-Room Heat Loss and Heat Gain, AirAdvice and RadonAdvice, Electrical Service and Loads Inspection, and Advanced Air Diagnostics.
Contact us to learn more about these services and how your home can benefit from our energy audit in New York!
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Our home energy assessment process typically follows these general initial steps:
One of our BPI-Certified Comfort Advisers meets with you, discusses your needs, does some preliminary diagnostic testing, and reviews your energy bills to determine the potential opportunities for energy reduction and solutions. Your Comfort Adviser also performs diagnostic tests (including a blower door test and thermal imaging), health and safety tests, and measures up building components for computer modeling. This data is then analyzed to determine your heating and cooling loads, and areas for improvement are focused on.
Based on our analysis, different improvements ranging from air sealing, to insulation installation in existing walls, attic, and basements spaces, to equipment repairs and upgrades such as high-efficiency water heaters, air conditioning and heating systems, are recommended. A report and set of recommendations are completed and an appointment is scheduled to present them. This report includes economic and energy saving analysis of all improvements, and from there, you are free to choose how to improve your home. Once you choose the improvements you would like completed, we will provide you with a free, no-obligation estimate for all suggested work.
Contact us today to schedule your no-cost energy audits in Ithaca, Rochester, Syracuse, Penfield, Horseheads, Geneva, Brockport, Hilton, Spencerport, and nearby areas throughout the state. We are your trusted Building Performance Institute (BPI) energy expert!
Not sure what energy improvements you need? We are a full-service energy saving contractor and we offer a wide range of solutions no matter what upgrades and repairs you need. We provide services for water heaters, home insulation, plumbing, electrical, HVAC systems and more! We also offer renewable energy solutions for a more sustainable home.
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