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A Summary of the HOMES Rebates Program That Any Homeowner Can Understand

Season 1 - Episode 23
January 23, 2024

What you may find a little different about my approach to explaining the Inflation Reduction Act HOMES Rebate program is that I try remembering when I was a homeowner and a window contractor. I did not know or understand anything about the whole-house approach or how it could change how I think about comfort and energy use in my home. 

When some of the critical concepts started to click for me, I was blown away by it all, and I got excited about finding ways to explain it to others. Most of the time, people are intrigued by it all, and it makes so much sense to them. I go into households regularly where the homeowners have lived there for years, sometimes decades, and the problems leading to their struggles were less than $1000 to fix.

You can learn more about the Inflation Reduction Act. It is not only about the rebates for homeowners to upgrade insulation but also about how it will change how you look at the inside of your home. Whole house assessments, the many working parts of your home to keep you safe and comfortable, and how and where you should improve insulation. These things will not only come to the forefront, but they will bring a wave of enlightenment as we all begin the journey of understanding how to all do our part to fight against climate change.

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