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IGS Community Spotlight: City Rescue Mission, New Castle Pennsylvania

April 17, 2017

On Thursday, March 9, over 700 employees of the IGS family of companies stepped away from their daily duties to serve their communities for the second annual Day of Service. Whether working at a food pantry, beautifying a local park, or building a new home for a family in need, employees volunteered a total of […]

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What is Home Protection?

What is Home Protection

When you turn on your shower, start a load of laundry, flip on a light switch, or light the burner on your stove, it’s easy to forget about the about the lines, pipes, and wires that bring ease and convenience to our lives. As soon as something goes wrong – the water won’t get hot, […]

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4 Simple Ways to Make an Impact on Earth Day

April 13, 2017

The news is filled with stories about how our planet is deteriorating. It can get overwhelming (and expensive) trying to keep up with all the ways you can reduce your impact on the earth. But, if each of us took just a few simple steps to take care of our world, the effects would be […]

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Renting an apartment? You can still take control of your energy usage.

April 5, 2017

A common misconception in the renters’ world is that there is nothing you can do to control your energy. Read more about what you can do.

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How can I ‘go green’ without going off the grid?

March 29, 2017

As science continues to present convincing evidence that human life significantly affects the health and sustainability of the Earth we live on, countless business, cities, and even entire countries around the world have brought new life to green, or renewable, energy. Often we picture going ‘green’ as taking measures to go off-grid or cut all […]

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Heating and Cooling: Reduce Your Usage While Staying Comfortable at Home.

February 28, 2017
Reduce Energy Usage with Losing Comfort | IGS Energy

During the winter and summer months, energy bills tend to be higher. When extreme temperatures strike, it takes a significant amount of electricity or natural gas to maintain a comfortable climate indoors. Heating and cooling account for almost half of the energy use in a typical U.S. home. SOURCE: Energy.gov Because temperature control, on average, […]

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6 Innovations That Could Change the Future of Energy

February 25, 2017

There are some new technologies that may significantly change the way we consume energy over the next 5 to 10 years. Here are some of the new energy innovations that top the list:

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Be Choosy When Choosing Your Home Contractor

February 24, 2017
Choosing a Home Contractor | IGS

A solid vetting process, the right questions, a few references from friends, and some behind the scenes research can help you find the right person or company for the job.

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Connect your home starting with smart appliances

February 6, 2017
Connect your home starting with your appliances | IGS Energy

Smart appliances are a great way to make your home safer, sleeker, and more efficient and now is a great time to embrace these new technologies.

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The Story Behind IGS Energy Home Energy Consultants

January 31, 2017

By building personal relationships with customers in the communities where we live and work, our door-to-door approach allows us to make sales that we feel good about because we helped customers make the right decisions for them.

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