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Brower Power Hour Radio Show Archive

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Brower Home Power Hour: Formerly the CHERP Energy Wise Forum, Brower Mechanical has now recrafted the program to further promote the process of home energy optimization thru home energy audits, insulation, windows, solar and more. Continuing the relationship with the non-profit Community Home Energy Retrofit Project (CHERP)monthly seminars are designed to provide access to virtually free home energy assessments ($300+ value!)that can then lead to maximizing government and utility rebates and incentives to both reduce expense and increase home values. An incredibly informative show to help anyone considering solar or home energy upgrades make the best investment decision utilizing the small solar process by reducing before producing.

Presented in Part by: Ygrene Home Improvement Financing

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Radio Show Archive

May 14, 2016: If you've got gas, listen up.

Listen as your hosts, Bill and Duane, take you through a myriad of energy savings tips to help make your home more energy efficient. And that includes homes that have gas fired furnaces too! Yes, you can eliminate your furnace, go electric and have an even greater energy saving result when you add small solar! This process also improves your indoor air quality, and can be supported by many of the rebate programs available today. Oh yeah, you'll learn about a few of those as well! For more information, call Brower Mechanical at 916-624-0808 or visit "". Start saving today!

May 7, 2016: Hot showers and Cold beer? Get comfortable.

OK, it's not the most energy conscious title but it really is about being comfortable in your own home. Can you relax and simply enjoy the ambient environment or do you always have to adjust something?

Open/close a window, change the thermostat, cold in the morning, hot during the day? Your home should be the most comfortable place to stay any time of day. Easy breathing, comfortable and at the temperature you want it to be regardless of where you are in the house. That's how Brower insures it will be at the most efficient operation possible!

So enjoy that hot shower after a nice workout and step out into the comfort of a perfectly temperate environment as you want it. Just finished the lawn? Grab a cold beer and sit down in the kitchen and just enjoy the cool, comfortable place you call home.

Call Brower Mechanical today at 916-624-0808, or contact us online.

April 30, 2016: Set It And Forget It. Your Thermostat That Is!

Listen as Bill and Duane demonstrate how you can get your home to a place where you really never touch that thermostat. How nice would that be? Can it really be done? You bet!

Hear from an actual real life customer as she shares her story for all! Don't miss the opportunity to learn from a customer that has done all the required work to allow her to have her home perfectly cooled and heated any time of the year. It all starts with the "home energy assessment" and ends with a thermostat you simply set and forget.

You'll never have to worry about being uncomfortable in your own home again!

For more information on how your home thermostat can be made to do what it's really supposed to do, contact us or call 916-624-0808.

April 23, 2016: Carbon Monoxide Is Not Good For Your Indoor Air Quality

This show is full of reasons to be sure to get a regular home energy revitalization. Consider carbon monoxide leaking into your home. Would you know. It's odorless. A simple check up on your HVAC equipment would reveal any leaking of gasses into the home.

Plus, hear about the options to complete an energy audit that yields guaranteed monthly utility bills when all the required work has been accomplished. How can you go wrong with that. Bill and Duane keep you entertained as well as informed with great health, safety and money saving recommendations.

For more information, contact us or call 916-624-0808.

April 16, 2016: A guaranteed monthly amount on your utility bill? Really?

A guaranteed monthly amount, month in and month out that's lower than you ever thought possible is what you'll learn as Bill and Duane discuss the process. Really! How many companies have you ever heard of that will actually give you a written guarantee of your utility bill that will be LOWER than it is presently?

The home energy audit and the corresponding work completed allows the properly trained technicians to give you a guaranteed amount on your utility bill. That's right, guaranteed. This way, you know exactly what you're going to be paying and what your year end savings are going to be. Now that's some pretty good math! Find out how you can know what your guaranteed monthly utility bill could be by contacting Brower Mechanical today. 916-624-0808.

April 9, 2016: Swing is in the air! (Temperature swings of course.)

Temperature swings outside can wreak havoc on an improperly maintained energy system in your home. Have you had your system revitalized for the season? Is it ready to work hot or cold based on the dramatic temperature swings of spring? Listen in to hear why it's so important you've got your system running properly. You'll breathe easier and save money too! For you home energy revitalization, call Brower Mechanical today at 916-624-0808.

April 2, 2016: Sneezin' and Wheezin'? Ain't no reason...

It's allergy season and that's no teasin'. Listen in and learn why "home comfort" really is more than just a cool house in warm weather. Indoor air quality means so much more when you do it right. From ventilation to insulation, and sealing the attic and ducts, you'll learn there's a lot more to it when you have a plan and execute it well.

The best way to save money is to know how you're going to get there first. Then you can make the appropriate decisions for the most efficient result. Let the pros at Brower Mechanical help. For a free in home energy audit, call 916-624-0808,  you'll be sure to breathe easier.

March 26, 2016: Chocolate Eggs Melt in the Heat!

The topic remains the same but the holidays influence changes in home energy usage. Family gatherings can heat things up in more ways than one! But putting a crowd in a poorly ventilated, cooled or heated home changes everything.

Listen in as Bill and Duane get into details about the significance of the home energy audit insuring you have a plan before you do anything to improve the air quality in your home. It's a smart move reducing your energy consumption before you think about producing with solar. For more information, call Brower Mechanical today 916-624-0808.

March 19, 2016: How Dirty Attics Affect Indoor Air Quality

Todays show focuses on the need for a complete evaluation of the attic insulation and how the Clip Board Audit, a free service, can really help you devise an energy plan to best complete your home's energy efficiencies. Did you know, it's dirt in the attic insulation that is probably causing the majority of dust in your home?

Find out more on how you can improve the indoor air quality you breathe everyday by calling 916-624-0808, you'll be surprised at what you didn't know you didn't know!

March 12, 2016: What Stinks? Indoor air quality matters!

Surely you've been to a family members house, a neighbor's house or a party and whoa!, something stinks. (Is that fish I smell? Burnt meat? Cat litter? ) Does it really matter what the details are if family or guests smell something unpleasant? If your house was functioning properly with its' home energy, heating and air, you can be sure those odors would be temporary, not lingering.

The last thing you would want to hear is your house stinks. Properly ventilating and filtering the home air is critical to getting the most out of your equipment and removing odors and simply creating quality indoor air. 

Don't be fooled by slick solar sellers. They aren't looking at your whole home energy usage but just your "as is" situation. Listen to Duane and Bill as they discuss the merits of small solar and best ways maximize your energy consumption while at the same time, enjoying an odor free home and fresh, clean air to breathe.

For more information on indoor air quality and how to make your home more energy efficient contact Brower today!