Genie House Call



1 START WITH A FREE PHONE CONSULTATION

A trained efficiency expert will ask you about your efficiency goals and concerns and will analyze your historical energy and water consumption patterns. Based on these findings, they will make custom recommendations for your home. In addition, the free Efficiency Genie phone consultation includes:

  • Details about what the Genie House Call Program entails
  • Information about City of Palo Alto rebates and programs that may be relevant to you
  • Unbiased, third-party advice on how to improve your home's comfort, reduce your utility bills, and make the most of your efficiency project
2 IN-PERSON HOUSE CALL AND EVALUATION

Pinpoint exactly where your home is wasting energy. A Genie House Call provides an in-depth checkup of your home and identifies where energy and water are being wasted in the form of leaks, drafts, faulty equipment, and more. Each Genie House Call includes the following evaluations:

  • Efficiency Assessment of:
    • HVAC system(s)
    • Domestic hot water system(s)
    • Attic, floor, and wall insulation
    • Lighting efficiency
    • Windows
    • Major appliances
  • Building leakage testing using diagnostic equipment
  • Duct system and leakage testing
  • Whole-house infrared camera scan and evaluation
  • FREE direct install of efficiency products in qualifying homes, including:
    • 6 LED light bulbs
    • Tier-2 Advanced Power Strip - NEW!
    • High-efficiency showerhead
    • Faucet aerators
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WALK AWAY WITH MORE THAN JUST A REPORT

After your Genie House Call, you will receive a customized Assessment Report, which includes a comprehensive home energy and water analysis and a summary of findings with efficiency upgrade recommendations. The Genie’s assistance doesn’t stop there: you will also receive help interpreting the report and advice on how to proceed. You will walk away from the Genie House Call with:

  • A personalized and detailed explanation of the results of your Genie House Call and recommendations
  • Unbiased advice on prioritizing home efficiency upgrades based on impact, budget, and your goals
  • Help locating qualified, pre-screened contractors for efficiency upgrades - See the Genie's list of Participating Contractors.
  • Assistance reviewing and comparing bids from contractors
  • A friendly, supportive, and reliable resource for all your efficiency needs