Conduct an Energy Audit in Your Office for the Fall and Winter Seasons

Office Energy Audit for Fall & WinterLearn how to keep your office energy consumption low with this fall energy audit.

Fall is here, and winter is right around the corner. Along with the holiday season, comes chilly temperatures. But with a faulty heating system and drafty windows, your energy bill can add up fast especially in the workplace. Learn how to keep your energy bills down with these fall energy audit tips.

Swap out the Light Bulbs.

During fall and winter, days become shorter, and you may need to turn the lights on a little earlier than normal. But, be smart about how you use energy. When it comes to your office, lessen your energy consumption and switch out all the light bulbs for CFL bulbs. These compact fluorescent lights use less energy which in turn help to save you money.

Check Your Air Ducts.

During the colder winter months, you’re sure to use your office heating system. But, without routine maintenance, it’s possible that your air ducts could be leaking air. Have your ducts inspected so that they can be repaired if any issues are found. That way you’re best able heat your office efficiently.

Invest in Double Paned Windows.

Keep cold air out and warm air in with the right windows. Single-pane windows don’t do a great job at temperature control. That means that it takes more energy to keep your office warm. Upgrade your windows to double paned windows so that you can heat (or cool) your building more efficiently. It’s well worth the investment in the long term.

Optimize your office’s energy usage with an energy audit through winter and all year round. Keep your commercial building safe with the right commercial insurance.  Contact the professionals at Desert Empire Insurance Services, Inc. for assistance with your policies. Located in Palm Desert, California, we serve all your personal and commercial insurance needs.