Green Living
 
 
 
Appliances
 

Save Energy Dollars with Water Heater Insulation

Hot water can be a major expense, accounting for 10 to 15 percent of energy costs in the average home. If your hot water bills are consistently higher than they should be, an inefficient water heater could be to blame. And if a...
 
Air Quality
 

Humidifier Options for Dry Winter Air

Winter is a season that certainly presents its share of both problems and benefits, but even the most devoted snow lover could probably do without dry air. If dry winter air is causing discomfort in your house, a humidifier cou...
 
Fall
 

Create Free Mulch and Compost with Fall Leaves

Leaves are sure to pile up on your lawn as fall progresses, and if you’re looking for a way to get rid of them, we have a solution. Many homeowners simply bag leaves up and throw them away, but why go through all that tro...

 
Gardens
 

10 Things You Should Never Compost

We can’t say enough good things about composting. It’s great for the environment, saves homeowners money and makes gardening easy and fun. Composting is a great way to get rid of many kinds of household waste, kitchen scraps an...
 
By Rooms
 

10 Ways to Reduce Energy Costs in Your Home Office

If you work from home, you’re probably saving a bundle on transportation, but you might be driving up your energy costs at the same time. Home offices consume a lot of power: lighting, heating and cooling, not to mention office...