When buying a home in Charleston, known for hot and humid summers, a lot of buyers are concerned with their utility costs. The recent heat wave in Charleston has only reminded us even more of how important energy efficiency is in a Charleston home.
There are a lot of steps you can take to keep your bills low:
1. Keep you A/C tuned up: It's worth having a service agreement for a contractor to clean and inspect your HVAC system once or twice a year. Things like dirty coils, low refrigerant levels and air leaks in duct lines can all add up to higher electric bills. If you need assistance, call one of our trusted local partners, like Fogel Services.
2. Upgrade your water heater: Tankles...