Here’s How Kids Can Do Their Part to Save Energy

When it comes to teaching kids how to save energy and electricity, it doesn't have to be a boring textbook-style lecture. It can be both fun and interesting to enlist the help of your children to save money on your monthly energy bills. Teaching your kids how to save energy can help them [...]

2018-11-05T08:43:18+00:00 October 29th, 2018|

The Importance of Sealing and Insulating

As a homeowner, you have probably heard of the concept of making sure your home is properly insulated. But for many homeowners who don't truly understand what this really means, the first thing that usually comes to mind is pink insulation foam. But there is a lot more to it than that. Did [...]

2018-10-29T08:30:25+00:00 October 26th, 2018|

The Best Energy Podcasts in 2018

People around the world are dedicated to energy conservation and climate change. At home many are doing all they can to conserve energy to lower their electric and natural gas bills. And internationally, organizations like the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) are assessing information produced worldwide relevant to the understanding of climate [...]

2018-10-25T08:43:02+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|

Here’s How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient With Appliances

If you're serious about making your home more energy efficient, starting with your appliances would be a good investment for future. In this article we will look at cooking, dishwashing, food storage, electronics, lighting and laundry. Cooking When it comes to being energy efficient in the kitchen, the first thing you have to [...]

2018-10-24T09:17:38+00:00 October 19th, 2018|

6 Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Save Money on Your Utility Bills (Video)

Saving money on your electric and energy bills doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. It could be as easy as installing low-flow aerators on your faucets, lowering the temperature of your water heater, sealing gap leaks under your doors, making minor adjustments to your thermostat, cleaning out your dryer lint trap and [...]

2018-10-15T18:24:37+00:00 October 15th, 2018|

An Inside Look at Home Heating Systems

Did you know that heating your home costs more money than any other system in your home? Keeping your home warm can contribute as much as 42% of your overall utility bill. Let’s take a look at the breakdown of home heating systems around the country. 49% use natural gas 34% use electricity [...]

2018-10-11T08:44:30+00:00 October 12th, 2018|

October Is Energy Action Month — Are You Doing Your Part?

Back in 2011, then President Obama officially declared the month of October as Energy Action Month (also sometimes referred to as Energy Awareness Month) which encourages Americans to save energy, electricity, water and most importantly, money. The goal of the month is for all Americans to work in unison to strengthen both U.S. [...]

2018-10-10T09:07:44+00:00 October 8th, 2018|

Save Energy With “Smart” Blinds

You’ve heard of many types of smart devices including smart speakers, cameras, light bulbs, thermostats, doorbells, plugs and vacuum cleaners. But have you heard of smart blinds? These automatically controlled blinds can help you save time, energy and most importantly, money. One of the most popular brands on the market today is the [...]

2018-10-02T08:33:39+00:00 October 1st, 2018|