To make it to the finish line in the marathon of Thanksgiving leftovers, your refrigerator must be up to the challenge of properly preserving all that extra food. Here’s how to give your fridge an efficiency boost for the holidays.
Learn how to determine if a broken down appliance should be repaired or replaced including a range, dishwasher, washer, dryer, or microwave oven.
Let the Energy Star be your guide to efficient solutions as you select appliance upgrades. Detailed Energy Star labeling provides information on how much energy a given model consumes, and you can also reap rewards through the local utility rebates and tax credits that may accompany some purchases. Here’s an overview of what to look for in green appliances, and how to use them to best effect.
Energy-saving home improvements don’t have to cost a bundle. Roll out a Grant to accomplish any of the following projects, and then watch your utility bills shrink.
Find out how to help your refrigerator operate more efficiently during the holidays and year-round. Lutron offers these and other fall energy saving tips.
Learn how to stay warm for less this winter. Find out about making energy-smart improvements to your home.
Find out about water filtration and its benefits, and why you should change your refrigerator water filter every six months. many appliance manufacturers recommend changing the water filter every six months, or more often depending on usage, in order to enjoy filtered drinking and cooking water and ice.
Find out if the vinyl siding on your home’s exterior is able to be painted. Get tips on how to spruce up older vinyl siding.
If your current refrigerator was made before 1993, it uses twice as much energy as a new ENERGY STAR qualified model.
Learn about the high costs of mold in modern houses and the causes for the mold growth. Mold has been part of our world for centuries, but modern building materials like drywall are particularly vulnerable to mold growth. Learn how the mold in your newer home could be harmful to your health, resulting in mold allergies and asthma.