Have a Question or Want a Free Market Report?

Contact Us

Make Your Eichler More Energy Efficient

We have become a lot more energy and conservation aware since Joseph Eichler began building his homes. Eichlers were built during an era when cars were big, energy was cheap, and worrying about our carbon footprint was a thing of the future. Most Mid-Century homes, including Eichlers, weren’t stellar examples of energy efficiency. Today, as Eichler homeowners are renovating their homes and bringing the Mid-Century aesthetic into the 21st Century, a major concern has become creating a comfort level inside that maintains environmental conscientiousness.

With that in mind, I want to take a minute to share a very timely article I found on the Eichler Network website. Dan Smith contacted two South Bay contractors who are experienced in in upgrading Mid-Century homes to create energy efficient homes that are comfortable inside and won’t break the heating and cooling budget. The article helps prioritize where to put your remodeling dollars when it comes to insulating your Eichler home. Rebate programs in California might make now the time to upgrade windows, reroof, and insulate your Eichler. To read the article in full and get tips on insulating your Eichler, go to House of Questions – “To upgrade our Eichler’s insulation, what is the smartest way to spend our money?” on the Eichler Network website.

If you’re planning a repair or remodel project on your Eichler home, check out our Service Provider Directory for recommended vendors and our Ideas Photo Gallery to get your creative juices flowing.

Post a Comment

Eichler Listing Alerts

Be one of the first to find out about new Eichler listings
Tour Eichler Listings

Tour Eichler Listings

Explore current Eichler listings throughout California
Explore Now
Eicher remodel gallery

Eichler Remodels

Looking for design inspiration? Browse our remodel gallery
Browse Gallery
Facebook Follow Eichler for Sale

Like Us on Facebook

Connect with the Eichler for Sale Team on Facebook
Like Us
Instagram Eichler for Sale

Follow Us on Instagram

Follow the Eichler for Sale Team on Instagram
Follow Us