“Cash for Caulkers” Promises Additional Savings – Earth Day Part II

To honor Earth Day this year we have developed a three-part series to help you improve the energy efficiency of your furnished rental units. Remember, every little bit counts towards creating a better planet for us all. The Obama administration is currently urging Congress to pass a program that will provide rebates of up to 50 percent for homeowners who complete energy-efficient home improvements. The proposed Homestar incentive program, nicknamed “Cash for Caulkers,” is similar to the recent Cash for Clunkers program that rewarded Americans for buying energy efficient automobiles. The Homestar program has a proposed budget of $6...