RMC Energywise Homes offers a wide range of construction services. Our goal is to make the transition of your home into an energy efficient, cost effective one as easy as possible. We can take care of all the permitting and construction needs, and every job will be done right and on schedule.
RMC Energywise Homes works with reputable licensed contractors in the Coachella Valley to provide a wide range of services. Outside contractor work will be supervised by RMC Energywise Homes from beginning to end.
Below is a list of some of the services we provide:
Lighting Efficiency Retrofit: Reduce energy consumption through the use of high efficiency lighting options.
Whole House Air Filtration: Adding whole house HEPA air filtration systems will filter particles down to 1 um.
Duct Cleaning: Clean out dirty duct systems to remove air contaminants.
Duct Sealing: Duct Leakage causes severe Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) problems, and increase energy use. The average duct system leaks 30% of conditioned air.
Water Filtration: For areas with poor water quality.
Appliance Replacement: Chief candidates: Replacing top-loading washers to horizontal axis machines saves cold water, hot water, motor work and drying gas. Older inefficient refrigeration, dish washers, etc.
Insulation: To an effective level of R-38 or higher.
Day Lighting: Installing skylights and solar light tubes to reduce lighting load.
Glazing: Replace older low efficiency windows with Low-E efficient glazing.
Pump Optimization: Installing correctly sized pumps with timers to manage load, can cut energy costs by 50%.
Hot Water: Conventional or Solar
Mold Identification: Identify mold and conducive conditions. Manage moisture and humidity which is the cause of mold.
Whole house Fan: install Air evacuation fan to remove excess heated air.
Heating plant improvement: Condensing, 2-zone w/dampers, variable speed fan furnaces save around 40% of the energy of a 20 year-old unit.
AC Improvement: Upgrading condensing units to high efficiency SEER 14 or greater units.
Air Sealing: A blow door / neutral smoke test will reveal areas for sealing, controlling home infiltration to a balance between IAQ and energy savings
Pipe insulation: Insulate hot water pipe and heater to improve efficiency.
Photovoltaics: Installation Design and installation PV systems
Electric-to-Gas Appliance Conversion: Washers & Electric water heaters and possible hot tubs are the primary targets.
Crawlspace sealing: Seal crawlspace to prevent moisture and air infiltration.
Contractors license number 890942 B, C-6