Wise Home Energy
Rochester, New York
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR
Contractor of the Year
Wise Home Energy provides comprehensive home assessments and improvements in the greater Rochester, New York area to both market rate and low income customers. Wise Home Energy is receiving Home Performance ENERGY STAR® Contractor of the Year recognition for notable participation in the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR (HPwES) program. Key 2017 accomplishments include:
- Bringing the Proof is Possible Tour to Rochester, NY, in order to educate consumers on the importance of scientific testing to ensure work is done to quality standards, with a traveling tiny house exhibit.
- Serving on the Home Performance Coalition’s Steering Committee for the Saratoga, New York 2018 Regional Conference.
- Conducting regular trainings with mock building structures and in-home technical training videos.
- Encouraging clients to consider the comfort, safe, and health of their home, in addition to energy use. To that end, the company tests indoor air quality after installations to measure the quality of work.
- Taking trainings on manufactured housing insulation to address a void in efficient and cost-effective measures in the local mobile homes market.
- Educating homeowners on the value of choosing the home performance approach and a contractor participating in the HPwES program.