Archive for October 2016

How to Conduct a DIY Home Energy Audit

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If you’re serious about reducing energy use and improving energy efficiency in your home, the best way to identify ways that you might be losing or wasting energy is to hire a professional electrician to perform a home energy audit. However, you can start by […]

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5 Easy Ways to Start Saving Energy Today

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Making an intention to start saving energy doesn’t mean you have to make a large, costly change like installing new energy-efficient appliances. Energy savings can start as small as making changes to your daily habits—but you’d be surprised how quickly they can add up. For example, […]

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Rest Easy At Night With Nest Protect

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We all know the dangers of carbon monoxide and the importance of having functional carbon monoxide and smoke detectors in our home, but is there anything more annoying than a malfunctioning alarm going off in the middle of the night? Or the hassle of trying […]

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How To Delay Turning On Your Central Heat

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October is such a tricky in-between month, temperature-wise. You need a jacket when you leave for work in the morning, but by mid-afternoon you’re stripping it off to escape the heat. The daily ups and downs make it hard to find a comfortable temperature for […]

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