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January 24, 2019
Standing water in your crawlspace? Find out how to resolve drainage issues in the area underneath your home, and how crawlspace encapsulation can help. Benton Green Energy offers professional crawlspace repair for homeowners in Upstate SC, including Greenville, Simpsonville, and Spartanburg.
April 30, 2017
This graph shows which structural air-leaks drive up energy costs the most, allowing you to maximize efforts toward reinforcing your...
April 29, 2016
As the years have passed and I have continued to work hard at what I do, it seems unlikely that anyone would question my position on climate change. Climate change is happening, and is happening at a much faster pace than even the worst pessimists predicted. If we don’t do something about it now, our children and grandchildren won’t have any control over the effects. It’s...
January 28, 2016
December 29, 2015
Winter is in full swing in North and South Carolina. Now is an excellent time to evaluate the efficiency of your home. If you’re looking for an energy-efficient, money-saving upgrade, consider adding cellulose insulation to your home...
December 8, 2015
October 31, 2015
Greenville is one of South Carolina’s most beautiful cities, and it’s no wonder why so many people choose to call the area home. But no matter where you live, high utility bills in the winter seem to be a constant. South Carolina residents typically utilize...Read more
October 16, 2015
For a lot of Greenville homeowners, saving money each month is a top priority. It can be difficult to get ahead, especially when it comes to monthly bills. Utility bills can be overwhelming at times, especially when your AC is constantly cranking. What many people don’t realize, however,...Read more
August 10, 2015
Home performance and energy efficiency are two of the most important things that Greenville, SC homeowners can focus on. Sometimes, however, improving home performance can be a challenge. While there may be obvious signs that your home’s efficiency is suffering (a marked increase in your energy bill, for example), problems...Read more
August 3, 2015
There’s no getting around the fact that today’s homes are more energy efficient than those of the past. Much of this surely has to do with advancements in technology and in the contracting world, but there’s an unsung hero involved here that often gets overlooked — energy codes. Energy codes make homes more energy-efficient by setting minimum legal...Read more
Scott Kelly, President of Carolina Heating Service
I first ran into Dean at a customer house several years ago. He was doing an energy audit where I was upgrading the HVAC system. Dean had recommended some upgrades to the home which greatly reduced the customer’s utility bill.