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3 Best Roofing Materials for Texas Homes

July 20th, 2016|

Roofs come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and materials. From region to region and style to style, there are various roofing materials that work best. All of this is due to weather and climate as well as the aesthetic of where you are. Here are our top 3 roofing materials for Texas homes.

1. S […]

3 Tips on Choosing a Roofing Contractor in Texas

July 13th, 2016|

When it comes to deciding on a roofing contractor for a residential or commercial solar roofing job, there are a lot of questions that you may have. At Global Efficient Energy, we wanted to make your decision process easier by providing more tips on choosing a roofing contractor.

1. Go with a local Texas contractor […]

Roofing Contractors vs. Solar Roofing Contractors

July 6th, 2016|

One of the frequent questions that is asked in the contractor world is what is the difference between a roofing contractor and a solar roofing contractor? At Global Efficient Energy, we are a solar roofing contractor in Texas and want to make it a bit clearer the difference between roofing contractors and solar roofing contractors. […]

What does a Roofer do?

June 29th, 2016|

Roofers work on new installations of roofs and solar panels, as well as renovations and repairs on existing projects. From the title of the position alone, you can surmise that roofers generally are atop your roof in order to complete their job. Part contractor, part balancing expert, part solar expert, a good roofer is someone […]

4 Factors to Consider in Your Roofing Contractor

June 22nd, 2016|

1. Insurance

One of the most important factors to consider is if your roofing contractor has worker’s compensation and liability insurance. Make sure to ask to see the certificates and even follow up to make sure that they are valid. This will allow you to rest easy knowing that the work being done is protected.

2. […]

Renewables Are The Fastest Growing Energy Source

May 18th, 2016|

According to a new federal report entitled International Energy Outlook 2016, renewables are the fastest growing energy source worldwide. This report was published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Within the report, they detail that there will be a sharp decline in energy generation from coal which is perhaps the most harmful to the environment. In […]

Lyft and Uber Will No Longer Operate In Austin

May 11th, 2016|

In February, there was a great article on Austin butting heads with Uber and Lyft and how Austin wanted to enforce finger printing on these driver employees. This was an interesting debate that was to be decided by the voters of Austin.
Following the announcement of the pending vote, these ride sharing services underwent a massive […]

Smartphone Sales Begin To Flat line

April 26th, 2016|

Smartphones have revolutionized the manner in which we live our lives. From business to pleasure, smartphones have become an integral part of our lives and shape the way that we go about everyday tasks.
This revolution has been huge business and has seen many different iterations and companies in competition. The iPhone, which is commonly regarded […]

Solar Energy Is Now Cheaper Than Coal In India

April 19th, 2016|

Renewable energy usage is one of the most vital parts of the global climate change prevention initiatives. Following the Paris conference, nations across the world are becoming more aggressive in their drive towards renewables such as solar energy.
What has been interesting thus far is the more populous countries seem to be pursuing it far […]