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Energy-efficient home trends for 2015 and beyond

Energy-efficient home trends for 2015 and beyond

One of the top trends driving today’s housing market is the demand for energy-efficient homes that don’t sacrifice comfort for quality. If you’re looking to purchase a new home, green…

Energy-saving saving resolutions for the new year to make 2015 better – environmentally and financially

Energy-saving saving resolutions for the new year to make 2015 better – environmentally and financially

It’s another new year – the perfect time to make a fresh start and set plans to achieve new goals. As you put the finishing touches on your resolutions, this…

Energy-saving saving resolutions for the new year to make 2015 better – environmentally and financially

Energy-saving saving resolutions for the new year to make 2015 better – environmentally and financially

It’s another new year – the perfect time to make a fresh start and set plans to achieve new goals. As you put the finishing touches on your resolutions, this…

Tips on how to prepare your windows and doors for winter and save energy

Tips on how to prepare your windows and doors for winter and save energy

How much do you spend on utilities? Are you looking for ways to save? A typical American household spends about $ 2,100 on energy bills each year, according to the…

4 tips for conserving ‘invisible’ water every day

4 tips for conserving ‘invisible’ water every day

Every day the average American family uses 300 gallons of water for everything from brushing their teeth and washing clothes to running the sprinkler and flushing the toilet, according to…

Avoid a blizzard of bills this season with these energy efficiency tips

Avoid a blizzard of bills this season with these energy efficiency tips

Fall’s cooler temperatures are on their way, if you haven’t felt them already. And when you feel that first chill, your natural response is to reach for the thermostat. Many…

Americans have a big opportunity to improve their dishwasher regimen and save water

Americans have a big opportunity to improve their dishwasher regimen and save water

Nearly everyone (96 percent) wastes up to an hour each week pre-washing their dishes, according to a recent survey. But the reality is that the outdated ritual of pre-washing can…

The best protection for trees? You

The best protection for trees? You

Whether it’s a game of hide and seek in the woods, a walk in the park on a sunny day, or a moonlit night around a campfire – the memories…

With drought across the country, you can do your part to conserve water

With drought across the country, you can do your part to conserve water

When you turn on the water faucet in your kitchen, do you think about the water that goes down the drain without being used in any way? Or have you…

Getting the most out of farmers markets and seasonal produce

Getting the most out of farmers markets and seasonal produce

Warm weather months bring an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables, and for those who enjoy buying local, farmers markets are popular destinations. Produce choices available at farmers markets are…