Cooling Solutions

Cool Roof

“Just as wearing light-colored clothing can help keep you cool on a sunny day, cool roofs material that is designed to reflect more sunlight and absorb less heat than a standard roof. Cool roofs can be made of a highly reflective type of paint, a sheet covering, or highly reflective tiles or shingles. Standard or dark roofs can reach temperatures of 150°F or more in the summer sun. A cool roof under the same conditions could stay more than 50°F cooler and save energy and money by using less air conditioning.” – energy.gov

Energy Star Windows

“Replacing old windows with ENERGY STAR certified windows lowers household energy bills by an average of 12 percent nationwide. Lower energy consumption also reduces greenhouse gas emissions from power plants and homes.” energystar.gov

HVAC System

“The main purposes of a Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) system are to help maintain good indoor air quality through adequate ventilation with filtration and provide thermal comfort.” epa.gov

Variable Speed & Variable Flow Pool Pump

“Variable-speed Pump: A pump which has an electric motor that can operate at continuously 42 variable speeds. Variable-flow Pump: A pump which has an electric motor that can operate at continuously 44 variable speeds, with added controls that automatically adjust speed to control flow.” energystar.gov

Whole House Fan

“Whole house cooling using a whole house fan can substitute for an air conditioner most of the year in most climates. Whole house fans combined with ceiling fans and other circulating fans provide acceptable summer comfort for many families, even in hot weather. In addition to whole house fans, the ducts of your central heating and cooling system can be modified to provide whole house cooling.” energy.gov/about

Smart Thermostat

A smart thermostat is a Wi-Fi enabled device that automatically adjusts heating and cooling temperature settings in your home for optimal performance.” energystar.gov