Category: Energy

The Standby Generator 0

The Standby Generator

Here is my standby generator that creates electricity automatically in case of a power outage. These standby generators are completely different from those portable gasoline generators, that you often see at tool rental stores...

Attic Ventilation 0

Attic Ventilation

At first it may seem odd to add insulation for warmth and then purposely allow cold air to enter the attic through vents, but this combination is the key to a durable and energy-efficient...

Energy Star: Heat & Cool Efficiently 0

Energy Star: Heat & Cool Efficiently

As much as half of the energy used in your home goes to heating and cooling. So making smart decisions about your home’s heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system can have a big...

Replace Windows to Conserve Energy 0

Replace Windows to Conserve Energy

Windows let the sunshine in, but in many cases, they also let the heat in (or out, in the winter). According to the U.S. Department of Energy, heat transfer through windows can account for...