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A Toolbox on the Web to Help Homeowners


The Home Improvement Toolbox from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® web site is a resource for homeowners that identifies ways to save energy and money when repairing, remodeling or improving their homes. The Toolbox is available online at EPA Home Improvemnt Toolbox.

Use these tools to help you save energy and money when remodeling, repairing or improving your home.

The Toolbox is a good place for consumers to start if improving or remodeling their home. It targets a home's biggest energy problems and offers solutions on how to remedy them, where to go for help and which upgrades will be most cost-effective.

The Toolbox is easy-to-use and offers customized reports that homeowners can show to their contractors or bring to a local home improvement store for help.

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The Home Improvement Toolbox is just one of the resources offered by ENERGY STAR® to help homeowners identify cost-effective, energy-saving improvements to protect the environment by using energy more efficiently.

The Toolbox contains four tools: