Energy Efficient Homes

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How to Qualify for CFL Bulb Tax Credit

Install CFL bulbs to save money on energy bills and taxes.

Everything You Need to Understand About Insulation

Insulation makes a big difference in a home's temperature.

How to Get Spray Foam Insulation Off Clothing and Skin

Spray foam insulation is great, but it can be messy.

Do-It-Yourself Insulation

These do-it-yourself instructions cover installation.

Have a Green Lawn this Summer

Improve its health, swap it out, or ditch it altogether.

How to Perform a DIY Energy Audit

A quick tour around your house can give some insight into how to reduce your utility bills.

How to Cut Your Utility Bills Room by Room

Here's a systematic way to save money on your utility consumption.

Winterize Your Home 15 Ways

Keep winter weather where it belongs -- outside, not inside, your home!

Winterizing Home Checklist

One of the most costly mistakes a homeowner can make is to fail to winterize their home.

How to Weatherproof Windows

Keep your energy bills at a minimum.

5 Indoor Plants That Will Absorb Humidity in Your House

Too much humidity in your home could spell trouble.

How to Maintain the Proper Humidity Levels in Your Home

Humidity isn't just a part of the day's forecast. In your home, it's something you can combat and control just like you do with temperature.

R-38 Insulation Thickness

How thick is R-38 insulation? Check out this quick article to find out.

3 Options for Insulating Existing Walls

If your home’s walls are not insulated, don’t worry. You can still put insulation inside existing walls if you know what to use.

Winter Power Tool Maintenance Tips

Follow these three essential maintenance tips to ensure that your power tools last longer.

Installing a Vapor Barrier in Your Basement

Stop moisture damage before it starts.