We are a Civic Works non-profit certified by the Building Performance Institute, providing home improvement services and green jobs in Baltimore.

Civic Works’ EnergyReady program provides home improvement services that make a home safer, more comfortable, and more energy efficient, while creating green jobs in Baltimore. Certified by the Building Performance Institute, EnergyReady offers home energy assessments, home energy improvements, and cool roofs.

The Whole House Approach

Using the Whole House systems approach, we make improvements to the entire building envelope. We reduce air infiltration and heat transfer by sealing off all the invisible leaks with green insulation. The result is a home that operates more efficiently, with increased comfort, decreased energy costs and a reduced carbon footprint.


Improvements with Energy Star

We participate in Home Performance with ENERGY STAR, offering a comprehensive approach to home improvement that will:


Lower your utility bills

Make your home more comfortable

Improve air quality

Reduce your carbon emissions

Guaranteed High Quality

We strictly adhere to Building Performance Institute (BPI) standards, in order to guarantee you the highest level of quality and the greatest energy reduction. We can also show you how to take advantage of federal tax credits and BGE rebates of up to $3,000 for energy-efficient improvements.