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10 Energy Saving Conservation Tips

When it comes to conserving energy around your home the small things add up quickly. Consider the smallest thing that you can do to save money on your energy bill. Little things do add up quickly. By turning off a few lights you can save a considerable amount of money. Here are some tips that you c ...

Hurricane Resilient “Sure House” Designed

For many years now, architecture has been more than just creating places to dwell in. It has evolved into something that is responsive to the environment and the various challenges that nature throws at it. The advances in technology have led to new building methodologies and materials that have he ...

Why You Should Go Solar in 2015

The sun’s rays do more than make a day warm and pleasant. When properly captured, the sun’s energy — known as solar power — is both clean and eco-friendly. This is a welcome change from fossil fuels and other energy sources that use up valuable resources and pollute the ear ... ...

Top 5 Drains on Your Home Heating System

Winter certainly has its charms, but nothing puts a damper on snow days and holiday cheer than high home heating bills. Trim your energy usage down to size by addressing possible heat drains. These top five culprits are the perfect place to start.Lack of InsulationIf you have one room that always s ...

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5 Smart Ways to Save Energy in Your Home

In the last few years, manufacturers have been focused on creating new products to help solve current environmental issues. You can aid in this effort in your own home, by starting to focus on ways you can conserve energy. To help you out, lets take a look at some of the new smart gadgets on the ma ...

How to Keep Your House Cool and the AC Bill Down

If you live in hot and humid areas, summer can be an especially serious drag. You get sweaty, don’t want to do work around the house, and your electrical bill increases. Don’t get in the dumps over the skyrocketing temperatures; follow these tips to create a cool home without a huge bil ... ...

Smart Lock Gets Thundering Support

NEST is generally acknowledged to be the trail blazer in pioneering devices aimed at creating a smart home and proving to investors that many consumers would pay high prices for home devices that were useful and easy to operate. Now, many observers are beginning to wonder which smart products for t ...

Why You Should Go Solar in 2015

The sun’s rays do more than make a day warm and pleasant. When properly captured, the sun’s energy — known as solar power — is both clean and eco-friendly. This is a welcome change from fossil fuels and other energy sources that use up valuable resources and pollute the ear ... ...

7 Secrets Your Plumber Won't Tell You

Every home is going to require professional plumbing services at some point, and this is why every homeowner should take a little extra time to understand their own plumbing system. Here is a look at seven secrets the average plumber won't tell you and a few of the most common issues that could ... ...