What is title 24? 

It’s The California Energy Commission updates the Building Energy Efficiency Standards. 

How does it affect me as a homeowner? 

 

It means that most remodels that required a permit will need to be done according to the new building code a.k.a. title 24

 

 

  • Energy-efficient double pane windows with argon gas.

 

  • Energy-efficient HVAC system that is SEER 14+ ( Seasonal energy efficiency ratio )

 

  • Energy-efficient cool roof.

 

  • Energy-efficient Landscape ( Turf, gravel, pavers, etc. )

 

  • Energy-efficient exterior paint

 

All of those products help you to save on utility usages such as electricity, water, and gas.