Category Archives: Saving Energy

Plan Ahead – Button Up and Save Energy

September is a good time to think about saving energy and the first step to making a dent in your heating bill is to button up areas of the house that let heated air out like the seal around doors … Continue reading

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Staying Warm with Heat Upgrades

According to the U. S. Department of Energy, the typical family spends almost $1,300 a year on their home’s utility bill. You can lower your energy bill by 10% to 50% with simple and inexpensive improvements that button up your … Continue reading

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Simple Ways to Lower Your Utility Bill

It’s still warm in some parts of the country, but it’s not too early to start thinking about keeping your heating costs to the minimum.  Adding a programmable thermostat, insulating your attic, weatherproofing your home are all surefire ways to … Continue reading

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Simple Ways to Lower Your Utility Bill

It’s still warm in some parts of the country, but it’s not too early to start thinking about keeping your heating costs to the minimum.  Adding a programmable thermostat, insulating your attic, weatherproofing your home are all surefire ways to … Continue reading

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Set Back Your Thermostat and Save

Winter weather seems to bring out the nesting instinct in me. We’re content to build a fire at night and stay home and watch the furling wind and sometimes snow outside the window. One of the best improvements we’ve made … Continue reading

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