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These projects and energy saving tips will cut your energy consumption.

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Stop Believing These Summer Maintenance Myths

Believing these myths might actually be costing you money!

20 Earth Conscious Home Ideas Through the Years

Have you heard of the Earthship?


11 Genius Ways to Save on Every Household Bill

Water bills, energy bills, cell phone bills — oh my! Here’s how to cut costs on each and every one.


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What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....


Save Money With Home Energy Audit

Find out where you're losing energy—and what you can do to stop it

How to Insulate a House

Do it right to save $$, stay warm


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21 Air Conditioner Maintenance and Home Cooling Tips

Whether you have a whole-house or one-room air conditioner, don't make it work harder than it should. Follow these tips...

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10 Myths About Saving Energy at Home

Reap the rewards of energy savings by ignoring these myths.


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12 Things Homeowners Should Check in Winter

Be prepared this winter by keeping an eye on these things in your home.


12 Sneaky Ways Your Home Is Draining Your Bank Account

Since your walls can't talk, we got home pros to suggest the hidden ways your house could be costing you...


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50 Super Simple Ways to Save on Energy Costs

Watch your utility bills drop with these smart (and easy!) energy saving projects you can DIY.

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5 Ways To Save Energy During the Pandemic

Offset some of the extra energy expense you're accruing during the pandemic with these energy-conservation tips.


How Much Electricity Different Items in Your House Use

Ever wondered why people go nuts for LED lights? Learn how much electricity items in your home use.


Are PV Panels Are Right For Your Roof?

Photovoltaic solar panels are getting cheaper and more efficient, but they're still not for everyone. These questions will help you...


6 Best RV Solar Panels and Kits

Silent and fume-free electric power for your RV is what solar panel kits deliver. Check out these six top models...


10 Ways to Insulate Your Home Without Opening Up Walls

Don't live in an under-insulted home just because you don't want to destroy your walls.

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Stuff We Love: Home Winterizing Products

These home winterizing products are affordable and easy to use.


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5 Most Common Heating Problems

Don't be left out in the cold. Learn more about common heating problems, what causes them, and some solutions here.


Energy Saving Tips

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How to Install a Thermostat

Save money on energy


CFL Bulbs: Here’s What You Need to Know

10 common questions, 10 commonsense answers


DIY Solar Water Heater

Cut your water heating bills 50 percent with this sun-powered solution! Read more about a DIY solar water heater here.


Efficient Heating: Duel-Fuel Heat Pump

This double-duty unit cools and heats your home for less!


Slash Heating Bills

Easy ways to save energy and money!

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Light Bulb Guide: How to Choose LED Bulbs

Shopped for light bulbs lately? If you have, you may have noticed that most bulbs sold now are LED (light...


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17 Ways to Master Using Spray Foam at Home

Despite the obvious drawbacks-it's messy, sticky and impossible to remove once it cures-there's nothing better than spray foam for sealing...


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This Will Make Expanding Foam Application So Much Easier

Just when you thought expanding foam couldn't get any better...


Save Energy by Closing Heat Registers

Talk to an HVAC expert before you start closing vents.


How to Seal Leaky Windows Without That Hideous Plastic Film

Removable caulk is a great solution for leaky, energy-wasting windows. It looks a whole lot better than covering windows with...


Seeing ‘Through’ Insulation

When you need to work in a specific spot in the attic (to mount recessed lighting, for example), drill a...