have a 2100 SF home with two offices, so we work out of
the home most days as well as being home at night and
weekends. We use electric for heating/cooling, all appliances
and computers. The energy bill is usually under $100 a
Energy now has home energy report available online to
review energy use. Go to duke-energy.com/myhomereport,
enter your last name and account number and it pulls up
your home with comparable homes in the area as well as
other efficient homes. We were very happy to see our home
is half the energy use of average homes despite leaving
the thermostat at 74F.
to the way the home is built there are no hot and cold
spots around the house, and the home is very energy efficient.