When summertime rolls around, the sun’s rays beam down on everything … including your home. As a result of the additional heat generated by those rays, your AC unit has to work longer and harder, using significantly more energy. To help keep your home cooler, here are a few planting suggestions for your yard.
We’re in a constantly advancing technology age where gadgets and toys become more intelligent and attractive every day. Here are a few of the most upcoming and innovative household smart gadgets that are not only practical, but also energy and time savers.
“Spring cleaning”– two dreaded, yet ever so satisfying, words often considered a necessity in our lives this time of year. Overwhelmed about where to start? Try these less conventional, green-friendly tips to kick off your spring cleaning.
It’s hard to believe Easter is just around the corner. This time of year is such a great time for families to gather, paint Easter eggs, go hiking, cook and eat together. If you’re hosting family or friends at your house, you know a lot goes into getting everything ready – cleaning, grocery shopping, cooking and more cooking! It is amazing how quickly your budget can go out the window. Here are some quick and easy tips to keep your energy bills from creeping up during the Easter holiday:
You know the old saying, “April showers bring May flowers?” We’re excited for the flowers, but could we please just skip past the bad weather? With plenty of wind and rain, this month is shaping up to be a wet one. In fact, the next Spring storm is predicted to bring snow to the Midwest and Northeast later this week. We can’t stop the weather, but we can be prepared! Don’t wait until the storm is on the horizon – protect your home with these simple tips.