Energy conservation is something that most homeowners think about at least once a month. Learn tips for lowering your energy consumption.

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Energy conservation is something that most homeowners think about at least once a month. When your utility bill comes, do you think about what you could have done to decrease your usage for that month? Do you wonder how it is possible to have used as much electricity or gas that month to cause your bill to rise to a ghastly amount? I know that during the winter months I will have electric bills that are four times more than the summer bills. This has caused me to learn all about conserving electricity in my home. Find out what I have learned here on my blog.


How Can You Get Started with Solar Energy?

24 October 2016
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If you live in the West or Southwest, you may wonder about the best ways to take advantage of the bright sunlight that hits your home for much of the day. While flat, glossy solar panels might seem to be popping up on roofs throughout your neighborhood, these solar cells aren't the only way for you to harness energy. In fact, you may find that the number of solar energy choices available to you can be overwhelming. Read More …

Rubber Vs. Metal Expansion Joints

23 August 2016
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The great thing about an expansion joint is that it can relieve stress in pipes and prevent the flange gaskets from being crushed. The two expansion joints to choose between are rubber and metal expansion joints. Both have their uses and the best one to choose is based on many factors. Some Joints Use Both Rubber And Metal A rubber expansion joint is made with natural or synthetic elastomers and is sometimes reinforced with metal. Read More …

3 Eco-Friendly Home Improvements That Can Boost Your Home’s Value

8 April 2016
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When you think about making eco-friendly home improvements, you might think about saving money on your utilities and doing something good for the environment. However, there is one other great benefit of making these improvements -- the fact that you can boost your home's value. Since your home is probably one of the -- if not the -- biggest investments that you will ever make in your life, it obviously makes sense to do what you can to preserve and increase its value. Read More …

How To Get Commercial Propane Refills Into Your Earth-Friendly Delivery Trucks When They Are Working

8 January 2016
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If you run a business that takes orders for frozen foods and delivers them via refrigerated trucks, you know how expensive it can be to have these trucks fuel up and keep going while in transit. If you also operate an energy conscious and earth-friendly business, then your trucks probably run entirely on propane gas instead of standard gasoline or diesel. While these are excellent measures to take to save energy, money and the planet, the problem is that your trucks may run out of fuel when making long-distance deliveries. Read More …

Propane Safety Tips All Homeowners Need To Know

5 January 2016
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If you are moving into or purchasing your first house with gas lines, you need to know how to stay safe in the presence of propane. Here are a few propane safety tips that you need to know if you have gas lines in your home. #1 Know Where Your Gas Lines Are Located The first thing that you need to find out is where your gas lines are located. You need to know where they are within your home, and where they are buried outside of  your home. Read More …