Category: Indoor Energy Efficiency Tips

All the Spray Foam Insulation Questions Posted by Wattson on Jan 4, 2022

insulation questions energy monster worcester massachusetts

Many homeowners are looking for ways to improve their energy efficiency. Spray foam insulation is a great option. When improving energy efficiency, most people want the lowest cost, easiest installation, and highest quality - all at the same time! If you're looking for insulation options that will help reduce your monthly utility bills, s...

Continue Reading

Best Temperature to Set Your Thermostat in Winter in Massachusetts Posted by Wattson on Dec 17, 2021

best temperature for your thermostat 68 energy saving energy monster mass

With the temperature now that winter is here, you should be thinking about how to keep your home warm this season. Let's be honest; New England winters can be harsh and downright freezing. It's not always easy to determine what temperature is best for heating your home. So what is the best temperature to set your thermostat in winter i...

Continue Reading

6 Tips for Keeping Your Home Warm This Winter Posted by Wattson on Dec 11, 2021

keep your home warm energy monster mass

Can't believe it's already December? It seems like just yesterday we were going through summer and cooling our homes with air conditioning. In New England, you rely heavily on your heating units and insulation to keep your home warm during the long winter months. In order for your heating unit to do its job well, you'll need plenty of ins...

Continue Reading

The Guide to Insulating Your Home Posted by Wattson on Jul 27, 2021

Do you find that no matter what season it is, your rooms are never the perfect temperature? Chances are, you're reading this because you know insulation is vital in maintaining a comfortable home. At some point, every homeowner will face installing or replacing their insulation. Insulation can help fix dampness, reduce your bills, ...

Continue Reading

What is a Mini-Split? And How Does it Work? Posted by Wattson on Jul 25, 2021

what is a mini split

Have you heard about ductless mini-split air conditioners? These units are rapidly growing in popularity, and with another hot New England summer looming, you may be wondering if this is the right cooling option for you. But what is a mini-split? How do they work? And most importantly, why are they so popular? What is a Mini-Spli...

Continue Reading

10 Ways to Prepare Your Home for a Hot Summer Posted by Wattson on Jun 24, 2021

Summer has finally arrived! Before you bust out the sunscreen and make for the outdoors, you’ll want to ensure that your home is also ready for summer’s heat. These ten home preparation tips will help your home stay cool without skyrocketing your energy bill. 1. Install a programmable thermostat. These nifty devices allow you...

Continue Reading

How to Keep Your Home Cool When You Have Skylights Posted by Wattson on May 2, 2021

how to keep your home cool when you have skylights

Helping Residents Save Energy As a home addition, skylights can make any room look bright and unique with natural light. Skylights can keep your home bright during the day, and even provide an indoor view of the moon and stars at night. The right type of skylight can even help to reduce glare and reflections caused by UV exposure while...

Continue Reading

Heating and Cooling Rebates for Municipal Homeowners Posted by Wattson on Oct 10, 2019

Fall is in full swing! This means the start of cool mornings, apple picking, pumpkin carving, and spooky hay bail rides with friends and family. The season always starts the same: with nice brisk mornings that slowly heat up into the 60s making for great sweater weather. But we all know this doesn’t last long. It will only be a few ...

Continue Reading

How to Hire a Mass Save Contractor for a Home Energy Audit Posted by Wattson on Mar 21, 2019

hire a mass save contractor

By now, you’ve probably heard about the no-cost home energy audit offered by Mass Save. Whether you’ve heard ads on the radio or seen them on TV, visited contractors’ websites, or received letters in the mail offering to inspect your home, one thing is clear; there is no shortage of contractors looking to help you with your home...

Continue Reading

Why is a Ductless Mini Split from Mitsubishi a Good Investment? Posted by Wattson on Oct 18, 2018

ductless mini split mitsubishi

By now, you’ve certainly heard the buzz about ductless mini splits - the air conditioning units that are small, efficient, and simple to install. There are countless benefits of a ductless system for MA homeowners, which makes the decision easy for many. But others may not be so sure. Is a ductless system really the right option f...

Continue Reading
Get Started
Please select state first to proceed further in the site.