(Wilmington, DE – November 30, 2019) Burns & McBride Home Comfort today announced it has been named the recipient of the Home Performance with Energy Star Century Club Award for the second year in a row. In receiving this award, Burns and McBride Home Comfort was recognized for its work with the Energize Delaware Home Performance with Energy Star program, which involves helping homeowners improve their home’s energy efficiency with whole-house solutions that improve comfort and indoor air quality while reducing energy bills. The award will be presented at an upcoming ceremony.
Recipients of Home Performance with Energy Star Century Club Awards were recognized based on helping a minimum of 100 homeowners through the Home Performance with Energy Star process over the past year. Burns & McBride Home Comfort helped over 1,000 Delaware homeowners receive over $1,000,000 in rebates through this program while helping these people lower their utility bills and carbon footprint by more than 35% on average.
“We’re pleased to be recognized with a second consecutive Century Club Award,” said Tom McBride of Burns & McBride Home Comfort. “This award belongs to the entire team at Burns & McBride Home Comfort and at the DSEEU who administer Energize Delaware. By combining the award-winning Home Performance with Energy Star program with Burns & McBride’s significant consulting and installation experience to jointly deliver substantial results to our customers”
Working with the Home Performance with Energy Star program, Burns & McBride Home Comfort is transforming the way it sells, services, markets, engages and operates to grow its business. As a leading home energy provider in New Castle County, Delaware, Burns & McBride Home Comfort worked hard to develop innovative campaigns to educate homeowners about the rebates available to them and walk them through the entire process. Many homeowners learn about the program for the first time from Burns & McBride Home Comfort’s team.
The Home Performance with Energy Star Century Club Award is an annual awards program honoring ENERGY STAR’s partner community and recognizing the contributions they have made towards helping a significant number of clients improve the comfort and energy efficiency of their homes.
About Energize Delaware
Energize Delaware’s Home Performance with Energy Star program helps homeowners transform their home with upgrades to insulation and mechanical equipment. Administered by the Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (DESEU), the program provides financial incentives to the qualified homeowners throughout the State who install high-efficiency technologies. By leveraging generous incentives and financing, Energize Delaware’s Home Performance with Energy Star program provides solutions that help homeowners offset the cost of installing energy efficient upgrades in their homes. Delaware residents can learn more about the Energize Delaware Home Performance with energy star program by visiting https://www.burnsandmcbride.com/energize-delaware/
About ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR® is the simple choice for energy efficiency. For more than 20 years, people across America have looked to EPA’s ENERGY STAR program for guidance on how to save energy, save money, and protect the environment. Behind each blue label is a product, building, or home that is independently certified to use less energy and cause fewer of the emissions that contribute to climate change. Today, ENERGY STAR is the most widely recognized symbol for energy efficiency in the world, helping families and businesses save $362 billion on utility bills, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions by more than 2.4 billion metric tons since 1992. Join the millions who are already making a difference at www.energystar.gov.
About Burns & McBride Home Comfort
Burns & McBride is a charter member of the Energize Delaware Home Performance with Energystar program. Burns & McBride Home Comfort provides residential customers with total guidance through the entire program process. They have been providing quality home comfort solutions to our customers since 1949. A third generation, locally owned business they provide heating and air conditioning sales and service, home heating oil delivery and trash and recycling services. Burns & McBride has striven to make sure that their customer’s homes were comfortable and secure