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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

February 27, 2016: Roofing replacements could spell "HOT" this summer!

Find out why your old shake roof may have kept your house cooler and what a new composition or tile roof has to do with overworking your A/C. Bet you never knew it could happen but Duane Knickerbocker of Brower construction explains the consequences of not having an entire energy plan before starting any major repair or remodeling. You could save yourself thousands with one or cost yourself thousands without. And that's in straight-up cost as well as rebates! Learn what you didn't know you didn't know on the roof and more from this week's show.

February 20, 2016: Seal it tight, Ventilate Right!

Another fact filled and applicable discussion with the home energy expert Duane Knickerbocker of Brower Mechanical. Listen as host Bill Small takes you down the path of creating positive cash flow home by reducing the energy consumption BEFORE you produce with solar. The savings are incredible and the rebates even better. A show complete with case studies that may match your situation perfectly.

February 13, 2016: Stock Market Solar

Does the stock market really influence your home energy decisions? Is it relative? Could you realize greater gains on investments you make in your home that are more consistent and have a great potential to return a positive cash flow. You'll never know without listening to this show as Bill and Duane dive into a variety of topics to improve the efficiency of your home's energy performance. 

February 6, 2016: Batteries backing up your house

Batteries? Like how many to power your home with triple A's, or your car? Yup, those kinds of batteries. But now for the real purpose of the show: using that battery as a tool in a completely thought out place with a well developed strategy for energy management. Be sure to see which strategic process is your best ROI.

January 30, 2016: Get your Free Clip Board Audit today!

Bill Small and Duane Knickerbocker get into a great discussion of how you can turn your home into a positive cash flow, maximize the energy efficiency of your home to help you minimize your solar commitment by do things right. Small solar is always the outcome when the home is operating at maximized efficiency. How do you know??? Start with the exclusive Brower FREE CLIP BOARD AUDIT. You'll be well on your way to energy efficient home ownership with freedom from the burden of utilities!

January 23, 2016: Brower Home Power Hour "What's your plan?"

whatsDo you have a home energy plan? Know what you're trying to accomplish? Save money? Reduce consumption. Let Bill and Duane help you understand how you can get the most out of your home energy initiative with a free "Clip Board Audit". Learn how to reduce before you produce and how small solar is the most efficient and inexpensive way to go for your home energy project.