Homeowners and other residential living owners are often searching for ways to increase the value of their homes.
According to the National Association of Realtors’ 2012 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, heating and cooling bills were at least somewhat important to an overwhelming 87 percent of buyers. With that in mind, doing a small DIY home improvement project can increase your house’s appeal and lower your electricity bill in one swift step.
In honor of May being National Home Improvement Month, here are seven home efficiency improvement projects that will not only enhance the functionality and value of your house but will also help lower your electric bill with minimal upfront costs. Included are approximate expenses and extra resources that go into greater detail on each project.