Energy Pro

Not sure where to spend your home energy improvement dollars for the biggest bang for your buck? Consult with a professional.

Existing Homes

A professional home energy audit can help you:

Understand critical factors that contribute to inefficiencies and excessive energy use.
Identify low cost and no-cost strategies to reduce energy use, as well as more comprehensive recommendations for home improvements.
When purchasing to identify an energy-efficient home that will be comfortable and cost less to live in.
Find a professional energy rater:
For an investment of $75 to $750, consider a professional energy rating of your home.

National database of home energy raters.
Texas HERO
A not-for-profit professional organization of home energy raters in Texas.
RESNET Home Energy Raters
A national network of professional energy raters, mortgage companies, real estate brokerages, builders, appraisers and utilities.

New Homes

Home buying is complex enough without having to know all the details of energy-efficient construction.

Learn more about ENERGY STAR Homes:
What Makes a Home ENERGY STAR Qualified?
Building Energy Efficient New Homes
Take a Tour Behind the Walls
Stories from Families Living in ENERGY STAR Homes
Find a professional builder:
Build the house of your dreams knowing that it also meets strict energy efficiency guidelines.