By Becky Striepe on October 22, 2013
Could potatoes be the renewable resources we need to solve the energy crisis? Find out how many potatoes it would take to power your home!
By Guest Contributor on November 29, 2012
As the polar ice caps diminish and our climate becomes ever-more erratic, it should be a priority for every household to try to become as eco-friendly as possible. In these cash-straightened days, even climate change skeptics might be interested to know that becoming more eco-friendly almost always means spending less money into the bargain. Here are 10 ways you can make your home more eco-friendly and save some money at the same time.
By Timothy Hurst on February 28, 2012
The graphic also explains how to read the National Fenestration Rating Council’s label you see on new windows as you shop. Unfortunately, for logophiles like me, the FTC only use the word “fenestration” once.
By Becky Striepe on October 25, 2011
Cleaning your refrigerator coils can make it 6 percent more efficient, and some say it can improve the efficiency even more!