The HERS Score has to do with the energy efficiency of a home and it's important to understand this index. There are many financial benefits that come along with building energy efficient new construction homes and the HERS score will help you understand how energy efficient your home really is going to be. Here's a look at what this score is and how it affects you.
What is HERS?
The Resnet HERS Index is the standard measurement for new construction homes when it comes to home energy performance. Since energy varies in cost from one place to another, this standardized measurement can help a homeowner understand how energy efficient their home will be for the long term.
The average HERS score for a home is 100. This isn't exactly good or bad, but…