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Tips to Conserve Energy Costs this Summer

Summer is here, and chances are your energy bills are showing it. Luckily, there are lots of little ways that you can conserve energy without giving up comfort. When we think of conserving, we ofte…

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Is This Cat More Green Than You? (Funny Video)

"For Norman, becoming an Eco-Warrior hasn't been a journey. It's been a mission." Norman is no ordinary housecat: he's an Eco-Warrior. His causes include energy and water conservation, recycling, a…

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Eco-Friendly Window Coverings

By Erica Sofrina, Author, Teacher Speaker and founder of the West Coast Academy of Feng Shui Feng Shui embraces the art of conscious living which aligns our inner space with our outer envir…

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By 2020 Smart Homes May Think For Themselves

These, days it seems like everything is getting "smarter." Coffee pots have internal computers, and you can use your phone to tell your home DVR player to record your favorite TV shows while you're on…

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Understanding How Lighting Affects Home Efficiency

Walking into a room and flipping on the light is second nature for those of us still living on the grid. Unless you were involved with the building of your home, however, it's unlikely that you had a …

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Homeowners Win Big With Energy Assessment Tool & Giveaway!

Tired of utility bills that take your breath away? Think a home energy audit is too expensive? WellHome, a national energy audit company, recently launched a new online tool that will help evaluate…

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Americans in the Dark about Energy Conservation

Columbia University researcher Shahzeen Attari conducted a survey of 505 Americans in 427 different zip codes, and 34 states, about energy conservation. Her study indicated that the sample group was n…

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Letting It All Hang Out: The Clothesline Wars

It seems like one of the simplest of household tasks hanging out the laundry to dry. But this simple task has received quite a bit of controversy. The politics of laundry drying is the subject of a…

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Home Sweet Solar Home

The sun is shining on Barack Obama and it just might beam into more American homes now. Like many of you, I was riveted by the election and have great hopes for our country on many fronts. President O…

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