Wintertime comes with hefty heating bills. Luckily there are lots of
ways to lower your heating bills and save energy. Making a draft stopper
is one way to help conserve energy and keep your family comfortable and
away from those cold winter drafts! They also make a perfect gift
during the holiday season...
As I’m sure many of you can relate, it seems like the dirty-laundry pile
in our house is never ending. The amount of laundry we do in our family
often makes me consider how I can do this basic, household chore while
also making positive choices for the environment. Below are a few tips
on how I keep my family’s laundry both clean and green...
There is a smartphone app for almost everything from finding restaurants
to keeping up with friends -- and now there is even an app to help you
save energy! From energy audits, to controlling energy use when you are
away from home, these apps will not only save you energy, but money too!...
When it comes to teaching my kids about reducing their environmental
footprint, the most challenging lesson is water conservation. My two
children have a hard time grasping the importance of saving water,
especially when the water supply appears nearly endless and they can
simply turn on the tap and water runs freely...
Did you know that new appliances are vastly more efficient then many of
their older counterparts? For example, a 20-year-old refrigerator uses
50 percent more electricity each year than a new ENERGY STAR refrigerator would...