Energy Solutions of America offers technology for added comfort at home

April 19, 2017

Dennis Wieben, owner of Energy Solutions of America, a Des Moines-based energy efficiency company, recently told Indianola Guide that the idea behind the firm was for people to experience the level of comfort in their homes that he was feeling in his after years of struggle.

Spring and Summer Energy Savings Tips: US Dept of Energy

March 23, 2017

Here you'll find strategies to help you save energy during the spring and summer when the weather is warm and you are trying to keep your home cool. Some of the tips below are free and can be used on a daily basis to increase your savings; others are simple and inexpensive actions you can take to ensure maximum savings through the spring and summer.

Understanding BTUs

October 3, 2016

When shopping for heating or cooling systems, keep in mind that even the smallest window-mounted air conditioner or space heater can produce thousands of BTUs. When deciding between similarly priced units, compare the BTUs for a better gauge of performance.

Historic cabin wrapped in 'foil' for fire protection

August 19, 2015

Historic cabin wrapped in 'foil' for fire protection