Best Heating System: Forced Air vs. Hot Water vs. Electric vs. Solar

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There’s a tendency to think that homes are heated by one giant blast of hot air, but in reality, most people don’t have politicians who visit that regularly. Air is constantly being recirculated, reheated and redistributed to create the desired comfort level.  If you’re looking for the best heating system for your home, here’s an Read the full article…

5 Energy Saving Tips to Save Money on Heating, Cooling, Water and Electricity

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Tips on saving money on energy bills as well as lower your gas, electric, oil and water bills. You can save money on your energy bills by tuning your heating system and adding extra insulation, Fixing leaky toilets can save money on your water bill and help you save money on your energy bill.

What’s a Hot Water Recirculating Pump?

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LESLIE: Well, do you hate waiting for your shower to heat up? The solution to your hot water heater problems might be a hot-water recirculation pump. They deliver hot water to your faucets almost immediately. TOM: Ah, yes. But while they can save more than 10,000 gallons of water every year, will that savings be Read the full article…

Dress Up a Boring Garage Door, Install a Pet Door to Make Life Easier and Tips to Remove Mold and Mildew From Your Home


Are your garage doors just sort of plain and boring? Get tips on how to dress up your overhead door to add value and style. Do you love your dog but not so much having to get up in the middle of the night to let him out?  Pet doors let Fido come and go as he pleases, without letting unwanted wildlife in. Plus, spring rains brought beautiful flowers — but also let mildew, moss and algae flourish on your home's exterior. Find out the easy way to get rid of it.

6 Free Ways to Cut Home Heating Costs

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Heating costs usually take a big chuck out of household budgets each winter. But there are a few things you can to actually reduce heating costs without spending a dime.