Category archives: Energy Efficiency

Going green in your kitchen can save you green

Many people choose to go green in their kitchens to save the environment by cutting down on energy use and waste. But going green in your kitchen also will save you money. Here are ways you can make your kitchen more green. Get greener appliances If you have older appliances, it’s likely they are using a lot more energy than necessary. A new stove, microwave and refrigerator will use less […]

How to Conserve Energy in the Bathroom

Go green in your bathroom as well With going green being promoted everywhere, we wonder how we can do our bit to preserve the universe, the earth. It is not that difficult, come to think of it. If we can’t afford to purchase things that would help lessen global warming, we can do our bit. Not only will we help to save the environment at no cost but we will […]

Best Ways of Regulating the Temperature in your House

Use Energy in The Most Efficient Way Being environmentally friendly doesn’t exclusively mean using as little energy as possible. What it means for a realistic, sustainable future is using energy in the least wasteful way possible. We need a little to go a long way, and we need the sources of energy that we use to be sustainable, so that we can use them for many years to come. If […]

Reducing Water Wastage in Bathrooms

Stop Unnecessary Wastage Now Lots of water is wasted in toilets without us being fully aware of it. Some of us don’t even care if we find a little drip of water coming out of the taps. But us being aware of water wastage will help not only us but the environment  in the long run. Keeping in mind that in many other places, water is not as available to many as it […]

How to Seal Your Window and Door at Home

Seal Your Window and Door at home One of the biggest costs in cooling and heating a home is the windows and doors. Most of the air from our climate-control home can escape due to the improperly sealed openings and entrances. If you want your home to be more energy efficient and reduce noise and dust, then sealing you existing windows and doors is the answer. The process of  is relatively straight forward […]

How To Maintain Your Solar Hot Water Heater

Simple Maintenance Will Save You More Money When you use a solar hot water heater, it will capture the sun’s energy and then use it to heat up the water for your house usage. The two basic types of solar water heating systems are active or passive. With proper and simple maintenance, your solar hot water heating system should be able to last for many years and save you lots of […]

How to Install a Door Sweep

Keep Out the Winter Chills A door sweep protects your home from drafts during the winter season. A cold draft can be uncomfortable but it also means a higher energy bill as there is extra cost towards heating your home. To save money install a door sweep and create a comfortable and healthy home at the same time. The door sweep can be purchased at any home improvement store and […]