Is your home ready for summer? With today’s smart home features, it may seem like your house can almost run itself, but it does need a little human assistance from time to time. Here are 8 ways to spring clean your home for energy efficiency.
At KB Home, we take Earth Day very seriously. In fact, we’re so hyped about sustainability that we’ve decided to turn it into a month-long festivity. It all started ten years ago, when KB Home made the decision to start sharing an annual Sustainability Report, which reports on the positive impact that the company generates … Continue reading KB Home Celebrating 10 Years of Sustainability!
At KB Home, we place a high value on sustainability and believe being energy-efficient doesn’t mean compromising style or comfort. In fact, the EPA recently recognized our 2016 milestone of building our 100,000th ENERGY STAR certified home! Our passion for sustainability is shared with our partners and has created multiple opportunities for homeowners to reduce … Continue reading KB Home Families Save Big with Energy Efficient Homes
There are loads of reasons why we should all be saving energy – from helping the planet to saving thousands of dollars a year on heating, cooling, appliances, and lighting. Here are 5 things that you could do to save even more on your energy bills: 1. Turn Things Off Yeah, yeah, we’ve all been hearing … Continue reading 4 Energy Hacks to Reduce Your Bills This Summer
Sure, you turn off the lights when you leave the room. You recycle. But are you doing everything possible to be water-wise at home? Conserving water at home is an important part of living a sustainable lifestyle. Luckily you can live a water-wise life by changing just a few of your daily habits. Remember, saving … Continue reading Be Water-Wise in Every Room
Baby, it’s cold outside … but it doesn’t have to be cold inside your home! Keep warm for the winter with a few energy-efficient tricks and tips. Nothing chills my bones like the sight of an expensive utility bill I wasn’t expecting. With New Year’s resolutions to save both money and energy still fresh in … Continue reading Energy Efficient Ways to Warm Your Home This Winter
Often times we don’t realize the role good lighting plays in our lives! From applying makeup in the bathroom to reading recipes in the kitchen to dimming bulbs over a candlelit dinner, lighting choices affect the function, look and feel of every room in your home. Lighting is important not just for the look of … Continue reading Light up your Life with LED Lights
Why live in the dark when it comes to your light bulbs! Did you know certain bulbs work best to light up your home? In the past, you’ve probably used Incandescent Light Bulbs. These bulbs come with an enticing low price tag and warm, inviting light; however it’s going to be LIGHTS OUT pretty quick! … Continue reading What’s the bright idea behind these light bulbs?
“Our energy bills with the solar have pretty much been zero” — Corie Wooldridge, KB Homeowner