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Savings Room by Room, Part 4: The Bathroom

We’ve said before in this series that saving energy is a way of life—and yes, that even extends to your bathroom. It’s one of the most trafficked rooms in the...

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5 myths about energy efficiency

There is a lot of great advice on how to be more energy efficient—using ENERGY STAR® LEDs, for example. But then there’s the not so great advice: the misinformation, mistakes,...

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Get cozy with your HVAC system

By almost any measure, the average American’s energy bill is dominated by heating and cooling costs. Here in the Midwest, where a 60-degree day can give way to six inches...

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Fix that ailing abode

As the trees thaw and flowers emerge, many people attribute the accompanying allergens as the cause of their coughs, sneezes and sniffles. Yet the contaminants clogging your airways may not...

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Spring into new energy savings.

Spring is here! Or nearly here. Or maybe it’s been here for months? Okay, the weather can be a little inconsistent in these parts, but regardless of whether there’s snow...

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Great Moments in Energy Efficiency

They say that winners write the history books, and well—maybe that’s true. After all, when we see our members saving money while making energy efficiency improvements to their homes, that...

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Savings Room by Room, Part 3: The Basement

Ah, the basement—maybe better known as “the place we keep all our dust and spiders.” When we think about making energy efficiency improvements to our homes, the basement often gets...

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