Energy efficiency is the need of the hour. Here’s how you can make your home one that is conscious of the planet.
The Earth has been facing the effects of climate change for a while now and we have each been witnesses or victims to it. This tells us that there is a need to in our own little ways do something about the situation at hand.
When you are going in for a new home, what you can do is consult the home builders about energy plans that will help you save. Here are some ways you can have an energy-efficient home.
Why don’t you have open windows?
It is only a few years that people have gotten used to air conditioners. Previously, open windows were just as good. These days, many energy-efficient homes have started having open windows in their house plan.
Caulk air leaks are an easy solution
Most of the time what causes you to install many air conditioners or even lower the temperature of the AC is that the room is not getting cool enough. This may be due to cracks in the walls that are letting the air escape. Seal them!
Take a cue from Ballarat display homes
A display home is essentially one that is already built but does not have residents living in it. The purpose of a display home is to make it full of ideas that people can borrow inspiration from.
Take a look at Ballarat display homes and check out the lighting that they have. This will help you understand where you can economise and where you can allow natural light instead of having electrics.
The thermostat can help
Dracon Construction is a team of custom home builders in Ballarat with the aim of giving you a home that you love. However with building the home of your dreams, what comes along with it is paying attention to if you are damaging the planet.
Energy efficiency is important. When you are not at home you can set the thermostat to a higher temperature and this in itself will reduce energy costs by 10%.
What are you planning?
Renovating a home or having a new home built is an exciting possibility of challenges! There is so much that is possible and so much you can do. House extension builders from Dracon Construction are ready to turn your space into the sprawling home you’ve always wanted.
We believe that while satisfying our needs for comfort and luxury, the planet should not be ignored in this quest. This way we put energy efficiency at the prime focus of our plan in doing up your home.
Are you ready to have a home that you are proud of?
Well, let’s get started then on the way to turning your home into a paradise and ensuring this is in no way damaging to the Earth.