Texas weather can be all over the place. Some days it’s 50 degrees, and then others it’s 25 – or even less. When it gets that cold outside, what can you do to keep your energy efficiency reasonable so you don’t find yourself whacked with a massive bill at the end of the month? Here’s … Continue reading 4 Tips to Keep Your Energy Bills Low During Winter Cold Spells
Spring isn’t here. …But down here in Texas, it will be soon. And spring usually means homebuyers are out and about. Perhaps you may even shop for your first home. However, even new homes suffer from energy inefficiency. In some cases, this can even be quite large. So as you shop, make sure you do … Continue reading The Early Bird’s Guide to Saving Energy When Moving to a New Home
When you talk to most HVAC contractors, they try to sell you on a new HVAC system. Or maybe they try to set you up on an annual maintenance plan. Those things aren’t necessarily bad. They may be exactly the solutions you need. But they don’t cover every aspect of efficiency your home could benefit … Continue reading Why Get a Home Energy Audit?
Think you’ve heard it all when it comes to energy savings? Au contraire! Yeah. Energy savings tips get repetitive sometimes. But, remember you live in the most innovative country in the world. Things always change. And here’s new and unique ways you might save energy this upcoming year: Buy Solar-Powered Toys (Or Use Rechargeable Batteries) … Continue reading 4 Off-The-Radar Ways to Save Energy
As great as saving energy is, and as much good as it does the earth, sometimes mistaken information gets shared. Some people are well-intended and simply make a mistake in how they understand and communicate. Others want so badly to prove their point of view that they’ll say anything. With that in mind, read these … Continue reading 5 Ridiculous “Energy Savings” Tips You Should Ignore
Left unattended, your attic is one of the biggest drains of energy in your home. And perhaps, the biggest (besides your basement). Why? It’s due to a natural phenomenon called “Stack Effect.” Because of temperature differences between the indoor and outdoor air, the air inside your home becomes more buoyant. As a result, it naturally … Continue reading How to Make Your Attic the Biggest Energy-Saving Room in Your Home
Christmas can be a great time to remember to use what you have wisely. We have one of the highest standards of living on earth. And we use our fair share of energy too. Speaking of that energy, how do you make the most efficient use of it during the holidays? Find out below: Lighting … Continue reading The 2017 Christmas Energy Saver’s Guide
Anything in life can become a relentlessly monotonous grind. That includes saving energy. You have to remember turning the light switches off, timing your showers, unplugging all your device chargers before going to bed…and so on.
American business has done some amazing things for the average citizen. We live in a country with one of the highest standards of living in the world.