These design tips will help homeowners who are interested in reducing their carbon footprint.
John Wesley Miller, an Oklahoma contractor, has created a new energy efficient home made entirely from recycled materials and green technology.
A new website launched by the non-profit group Appalachian Voices will help homeowners see what cost saving and energy efficient measures are being offered by their local utility companies.
You can help yourself – and your bank account – this winter by weatherproofing your home and creating a more energy efficient residence to help save on those utility costs.
The common household window remains the biggest source of heat loss in a home, consequently forcing household temperatures to compensate, which drives up utility bills unnecessarily. But a new breakthrough in “smart glass” windows could redefine home energy efficiency.
There some less-than-obvious sources of energy consumption around the average home, ones that can contribute heavily to your electricity expenses.
Any homeowner looking to improve their residence’s energy efficiency – and greatly reduce their monthly utility expenses – should invest in renovating their windows around the house.
A pair of architects from Natick, Massachusetts, have lent their voices to the energy efficiency debate, proposing a method to create more green-friendly homes.