Energy Savings Articles & Tips

Are you getting a siding installation and want to know what to expect and what your exterior siding options are? Watch our video for the top siding installation and replacement questions to prepare you for working with a siding contractor. Are... Read more .

Do you need replacement windows? What are the benefits of vinyl windows? Which windows are the most energy efficient? Watch our video for the top replacement window questions to prepare you for your upcoming window installation project. Before... Read more .

From weather stripping to cleaning, giving your home’s exterior doors a little TLC may help extend their life, increase curb appeal and save energy. Your home’s exterior doors are workhorses, when you think about it. They’re on the job to help... Read more .

When it comes to your heating, ventilation and air conditioning system, it’s time to get smart. From maintenance reminders sent straight to your smartphone to remote controlled thermostats, cooling and heating your home has never been... Read more .

Tips and tricks for cleaning even your dirtiest clothes using cold water. Dirty clothes only really get clean in warm or hot water, right? Wrong! That myth is all washed up. Technological advances made in both washing machines and detergents... Read more .

The latest window innovations offer much more than just a pretty view. New windows are more durable, energy efficient and safe than ever. If you haven’t replaced your windows in the past 20 years, you might be surprised by how much has... Read more .

Spoiler: The answer is probably yes. When people think of air pollution, they tend to think of big cities like Los Angeles or Beijing. But according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, indoor air can be more polluted than outdoor air,... Read more .

Out with the cold! Go green and keep the drafts out and the warm air inside your home with these simple energy-saving solutions. As fun as the holiday season is, it also brings with it unwelcomed guests — and we aren’t talking about your in-laws.... Read more .

If you are wondering how to choose a cooling unit or heating system or brand you may need to ask yourself some questions and evaluate just exactly what is most important to you. Sears Home Services can help you prioritize your most important... Read more .

With warm weather on the way, these simple tips will help make sure your air conditioner is in working order. Summer is coming, which means it’ll soon be time to crank up the air conditioner. But is your AC ready to work hard keeping you cool for... Read more .