BREAKING NEWS: Over 70% of our home energy use comes from our home appliances, this can be costly but worse it is bad for our environment. To combat this problem The U.S. Department of Energy recently introduced a great new rebate program that allows eligible consumers to receive a rebate when they replace old appliances with new energy- efficient appliances that have the energy star label.
Illinois has been given $12,379,000 to fund this program. It is budgeted to cover Refrigerators, Freezers, Clothes Washers, Dishwashers, Room Air conditioners, Boilers and more. New appliances can not only save you money on energy costs but it can also increase the value you of your home if you are looking to sell a house or condo. The rebate program runs from April 16th to April 25th so you have to act fast to take advantage of this great program.