The beginning of winter is always a little exciting. With holiday decorations everywhere and the first snowfall on its way, everything feels a little bit festive. One thing homeowners should not be excited about this winter, however, is the potential for an increase in utility bills. The weather in Northern New Jersey has been a little erratic these past few years, but we are undoubtedly transitioning into the cluster of colder months that will take us from 2014 into 2015. Homeowners living in Bergen County and other Northeast areas who take proper precautions to winter-proof their home may find themselves in a winter wonderland of savings, thanks to lower heating bills.
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The State of New Jersey Board of Public Utilities and its Clean Energy Program offer programs to help offset the costs of creating an energy-efficient home. As a first step, consider getting a professional home energy…
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