Competition is always fierce in America, and you can use every extra dollar. Those dollars can lead to innovations that could protect you from your competition. Many businesses don’t do all they can to save energy. So they leave money on the table. And that’s where you can get a leg up on your unsuspecting … Continue reading 6 Business Energy Savings Tips
Ever read an electricity savings “tip” and frowned…wondering what in the world the author of such a tip could be thinking? You have wise ways to save electricity…and then you have just downright absurd ones. Read some of the absurd ones, and learn what you can do that results in real and effective electricity savings: … Continue reading 4 Ridiculous Electricity Savings Ideas (And What to Do Instead)
You’ve certainly read about sealing your windows to reduce airflow so you save more energy. Have you taken the time to make it happen? Windows are a part of your home’s “air envelope.” In other words, your home has all sorts of small cracks and crevices all over that allow air to flow in and … Continue reading 4 Benefits of Sealing Your Windows
When was the last time you or anyone else examined your ducts for cracks and gaps? They develop slowly over time. So if you haven’t checked in some years, you might find cracks that weren’t there before. Your HVAC system likely has high efficiency. Most do these days. But if your ductwork has all sorts … Continue reading 4 Benefits of Duct Sealing
For most of us, living entirely off-grid isn’t possible (or desirable). You’ll want at least the bare minimum conveniences living on the grid offers. At the same time, you want to reduce your electric bills. You know about solar energy’s ability to almost completely take you off the grid, but maybe you can’t afford that … Continue reading 3 Tips for Reducing Your Dependence on Electricity
It’s been nice to have a break from those brutal Texas temperatures hasn’t it? But believe it or not, they’re not all that far away from coming back again. With the cooler weather, at least you can add a layer to get comfortable again. But with the hot weather, you can only remove so many … Continue reading A Simple Guide to Air Sealing
Does your home have uneven temperatures throughout? Perhaps you’ve learned that It can be quite expensive to determine the source of such a problem. And if you don’t know already, that certainly can be the case! Anyway, some homeowners simply consider installing duct booster fans because they’re a cheap solution. But do they even solve … Continue reading How Do Duct Booster Fans Affect Your Energy Efficiency?
It’s here. And it’s in full force. Ok…so maybe we don’t get the brutal cold other parts of the country get. But, it still gets more than cool enough to warrant heating your home. And since heating’s one of your largest energy costs, it makes sense to dedicate time to learning how to keep your … Continue reading How to Save On Your Winter Heating Bills