The weather is definitely turning chilly now as we head towards the holiday season. Hopefully you’re spending your evenings cosy inside, but for some people keeping their homes at a good temperature and getting rid of drafts can be a real problem. One of the main culprits behind a cold house is...Read more
Think you smell a gas leak? Here is an easy way to make sure and keep you, and your family safe. Make sure to check all partsof your gas meter, gas control valve and gas supply shut off on your water heater with a solution of soap and water. By simply spraying the solution on...Read more
Home Energy Audit: Save Money by Going Green
As energy bills continue to soar, it’s not surprising that so many people are looking to save money on their energy bills. A simple, straightforward and practical place to begin is to have a professional energy...Read more
Lets take a look at some 21st century building material!
This efficient building material is called SIPs and it stands for Structural Insulated Panels. These panels work for high performance building systems in residential and small commercial structures.
In June I went on a trip to Belize for a little rest and relaxation. My boyfriend booked our lodging for our stay in San Ignacio. He picked a hideaway that is a jewel in the jungle. I came to realize that it was one of the most eco-friendly resorts that I have stayed in.
As we drove up the...
I am from Mexico City. I have lived in the US since 1998. I have been in Denver the whole time. I have been with ASH since 2005.
Q: Top two highlights of my life?
A: 1. My family and kids.
2. The Broncos
Q: What would people be surprised to know about...Read more
A remodel could be just the excuse you need to improve the performance of your home. Older homes typically don’t adhere to the higher standard for energy efficiency that newer homes have. There are many ways to fix that during a remodeling project.
Fast and Cheap Energy Efficient Upgrades...Read more
I was born and raised in the San Fernando Valley in L.A., California. In 1955 my father built a high performance home that I grew up in. This started my interest in energy efficient home design. Originally a videographer in L.A., I worked at CBS as an editor. I moved to Aspen, CO in 1974 and...Read more
I was born and raised in Denver. First in the Baker neighborhood, then the East Washington Park area. My father was a teacher/track coach, then administrator in the DPS. I went to South High School, heavy on shop and gym classes, not your academic type. But did attend C.U Denver Center for a...Read more
"After returning home from work and having About Saving Heat's crew finish insulating my house, I thought my furnace had broken down. It did not come on for about an hour. It used to run almost continuously on these cold days."