EV charging stations aren’t perfect. Any EV owner who has used these stations can tell you that. But not everyone is familiar with just how frustrating these public charging stations are, even in many parts of California, which will ban the purchase of new gasoline-powered cars by 2035.
Looking for a New Year’s Resolution that will benefit the whole family? One goal we’re focusing on this year is cleaner indoor air and water for our customers. It’s a simple, straightforward resolution to help thousands of homeowners in Redlands lead healthier, happier lives.
Can switching to solar power really save you money in California? It can! A list of local, state, and federal incentives offer discounts for solar installation and battery storage systems. From tax credits to installation rebates, there are lots of options to save big on energy efficiency and self-generated power.
If you're ready to switch to solar, you should know about one of the advantages available to California homeowners — net energy metering, also known as net metering or NEM. While the environmental benefits are often enough of an incentive to invest in solar, saving money is even better.
Trying to find out how much it costs to charge your new EV at home? While the price varies from household to household, you can expect to pay around 13 to 22 cents per kilowatt hour (kWh) in California, or about $4 to $9 per 100 miles of drive time.
Looking for another reason to enjoy some cheer this holiday season? Well, how about this: home service contractors offer BIG discounts on new systems and home improvement projects at the end of the year.
People tend to think of insurance or cable companies when they hear “bundling.” But some home service contractors also use bundling to help save their customers money. If you find the right contractor, you can save thousands of dollars on home upgrades, not to mention days or even weeks off the total project time frame.
Has your water bill shot up, and you have no idea why? With rising costs across the board, no one wants to see an increase on another bill. So, if your water bill is higher than normal and the rise isn't due to rate changes, let’s review why it could be caused by one of the following issues:
The warm, summer months are the most demanding on your AC system. The higher outside temperatures make your AC work harder, which is why we see more AC repairs compared to other times of the year.
The cost to install a central air conditioner in the Southern California area typically ranges from $4,000 to $20,000.