Recent How To Save Energy Articles


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Install A Wifi Thermostat For Your Central Air And Earn Rewards

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 26, 2017

The hot weather’s on its way, and that means balmy days and outdoor fun. It also traditionally means hefty bills for air conditioning, as well as occasional blackouts right...


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Unexpectedly Easy Ways to Use Less A/C and Stay Cool

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 07, 2016

Are you feeling oh so hot? Resist the temptation to drive up your summer electricity bill oh so high by overusing your air conditioning system. Instead, try one of these 10 simple tips,...


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Save Energy at Home these 8 Painless Ways

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 17, 2016

There's a new resolution in town. Americans still see losing weight, spending less, and (finally!) getting organized as top goals, but these days we're adding a new ambition: "Save...


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Add an Electric Heater to Your Bathroom: Cozy and Cheap

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 08, 2015

Kudos to you if you're trying to turn down your home thermostat a notch or two as the weather grows cooler. The result will be a win-win -- saving energy and reducing your utility bills....


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12 Ways Ceiling Fans Keep You Comfortable and Save Cash

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 13, 2015

Ceiling fans are back in a big way (and according to some folks, they never really left). These inexpensive, energy-efficient cooling devices are good-looking and may be installed easily...


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Save on Solar Panel Install: Incentives and Tax Credits

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 05, 2015

Setting up solar (photovoltaic) panels on your property is well known as a way to produce inexpensive and clean electric power. You may have been hesitant, though, to install a solar...


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If You Make Only One (More) Green Change

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 08, 2014

Recycling, composting, saving water, buying less, reusing more ... you could well feel that you are already working hard to save the planet. It might be difficult for you to think of...


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Surprising Energy Vampires and How to Subdue Them

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 17, 2014

Is your home playing host to evil energy vampires? Beware! Also known as a "phantom," an energy vampire is a nick-name for any electrical device or appliance that consumes power even...