Common Household Problems

Itchy, watery eyes. Non-stop sneezing. Scratchy throat. Runny nose. These are some of the wonderful effects of having allergies in the spring and summertime. While there are plenty of different medicines and antihistamines to help combat the effects of outdoor allergies, there are also things we can...

People living in the US spend nearly 90% of their time indoors - and almost half of US households use gas for heating and cooking. This combination can expose people to high levels of indoor pollutants and often times, their indoor air quality is way...

Spring is finally here! Although April 2020 seemed like the longest and coldest month in history, warmer weather is on its way. With rising temperatures, homeowners are going to be turning on their AC units without any type of maintenance, inspection, or cleaning. This can cause...

As the GreenHomes America network grows, we receive many questions about improving home comfort. For example, many homes across the country contain comfort issues. So, don’t feel alone if your home is cold in the winter and hot and sticky in the summer. Our experience...

As the GreenHomes America network grows, we receive many questions about improving home comfort. First of all, our approach to improving comfort problems often begins with a home energy audit. Why? Because audits provide valuable information about the root causes of home discomfort. Also, energy auditors...

At GreenHomes America our passion is to truly improve homes across America. We strive to help homeowners understand the proper steps to successfully accomplish their home improvement projects. GHA preaches the benefits of a home energy audit because the results shine a light on the...

Looking for a great holiday gift for the homeowner in your family? Think outside the box and consider insulation and air sealing. Why? Insulation and air sealing are the most important home improvement projects one can make! Proper insulation and air sealing means enjoying your home the rest...

Across America, lighting homes costs about 25% of your total electric bill. However, every light presents an opportunity to save on your next electric bill. All you need is a simple, straightforward efficient lighting plan. Fortunately, at GreenHomes America, we believe home energy projects generate success...

Imagine the wasted energy costs of leaving a window wide open in your home every day of the year. As strange as that sounds, the hidden leaks, cracks and holes in most homes makes the same impact as keeping a window open in your home...

We depend on electricity for so many things in our daily lives. From toasters, blenders, coffee makers, TV’s, phone chargers, clocks, hair dryers, lights, portable heaters, vacuum cleaners, computers, printers...