Energy Efficient Homes

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How to Insulate a Crawl Space

Boost your energy efficiency and prevent water damage.

Choosing Foam Board Insulation

Thickness and R-value are only part of the story.

6 Most Common LED Replacement Bulb Companies

We put the spotlight on the best LED bulb brands.

5 Ways to Insulate Windows for Winter

Here's some quick and effective measures to seal drafty windows during the harsh winter months.

Why Get an Energy Audit?

Energy audits help you reduce energy usage.

Energy Efficient Interior Design

Here are tips on decorating your way to lower utility bills.

5 Simple Ways to Deal With Drafts Before Winter

How to weatherproof your home and save money all winter long.

How to Choose Your Home's Insulation

Use the best material to insulate with optimum performance.

How to Protect Your Foam Insulation with a Fire Barrier

A fire barrier is any material that slows fire spread.

Finding and Stopping Insulation Leaks

A simple inspection can lead to a more energy-efficient home.

How to Maintain a Home Backup Generator

A home backup generator can be very useful during blackouts.

How to Winterize a Trash Pump

Don't trash your trash pump by leaving it unprotected.

Framing Walls With Steel Studs

There's more to structural support than wood studs.

4 Most Popular T8 Light Shades

The most popular T8 light shades are a matter of preference.

Winterizing Your Home: Window and Door Caulking

Caulking is an inexpensive way to winterize your home.

Winterize a Home on a Budget

It doesn't have to cost a lot to prep your home for winter.

Home Energy Audits Can Save you Money

Tighten up your heating ship.

Energy Tips for Homeowners

Adjusting to the economic climate and debates about global pollution could save you some costs.

Electricity-Saving Tips for Home Theaters

Bigger and better means more energy needs.

How to Install a Humidity Control System

The right amount of humidity can have positive effects.

Home Improvement Tech to Download, Install or Upgrade for the Winter

It's cold out, but there's still home improvement to be done.

5 Steps to Assess Your Home's Energy Efficiency

Take a weekend to make the most of your wallet and home.

10 Simple Steps for Indoor Winterization

Give your home the special treatment for winter.

Weatherization Tips for a More Energy Efficient Home

First, test your home for air tightness. On a windy day, hold a lit incense stick next to your windows,