Still haven’t had the motivation to switch to green living? Don’t want to spend the money on energy-efficient home improvements? Find it hard to see the need for making eco-friendly alterations to your lifestyle?
It’s 2010. Now is a great time to find out what the green movement is all about and why it’s so important. There are even financial incentives in it for you! To start, read “Going Green Makes a Big Difference” that fully explains the benefits that green living has on the world.
You’ll also want to check out The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 , which has been extended, expanded and simplified for homeowners who make energy-efficient improvements to their homes. The law now extends through 2010, the tax credit increased to 30 percent of the cost of each qualified energy-efficient improvement, and the total available tax credit has increased from $500 to $1,500! Now you can improve your home, increase its value, save money on a monthly basis and receive a tax credit for doing so!
This proves that plenty of incentives are available to make the change to green living! Make it your New Year’s resolution to make a difference in the world. Plus, when it’s time for you to sell your home in the future, it’ll raise its value and increase its popularity with potential homebuyers.
To get you started, read these past blog articles that offer helpful advice for kick-starting an eco-friendly lifestyle. Then, stay tuned for all of our up-to-date green living blogs yet to come!
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- Going Green with Landscaping
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- 12 Quick Ways to Go Green