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How Smart Technology Can Make Your Home More Energy-Efficient

The eco-conscious movement recently found its way into the residential sector. You may spot solar-paneled roofs, electric cars, and rainwater harvesting systems in American suburban neighborhoods. These forms of green technology work to shrink one’s carbon footprint, protect the environment, and decrease the cost of utility bills. Adding smart technology to your home can also […]

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How to Make Your Airbnb Rental More Energy Efficient

Statistics indicate two million Americans stay in an Airbnb on a daily basis. Therefore, it comes as no surprise, renting out your home can help to generate additional revenue. But, you have to practice your due diligence when it comes to regulating energy use, as the additional income you make, can get depleted by guests […]

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How to Reduce Energy Consumption at Home: Simple and Cost-Effective Strategies

Did you know the average American household uses 11,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity annually? This energy consumption number comes from air conditioning, water heating and other standard practices. It’s not uncommon for people to spend $1,000 or more on utility bills every year. These habits are also bad for the environment. You can learn how to […]

Programmable Thermostat | Tuesday Tip

Programmable thermostats learn your habits so you’re more comfortable when you’re home and saving money when you’re not.

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How to Make Your Garage Greener

If you’re thinking of living more sustainably, start by taking a look at where and how you live. There are lots of ways to make your home more energy efficient, from small weekend projects that don’t have to cost a lot to going all out to create your dream green home. But one area often […]

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7 Ideas To Keep An Industrial Space Clean And Green

If you’re a facility manager of a warehouse or industrial building, you have a lot on your plate. Not only do you have to keep things running smoothly, but you’re also responsible for keeping things clean and organized. In a world that’s increasingly focused on being eco-conscious, your job becomes even more challenging. How can […]

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6 Things to Know About Using Sustainable Smart Technology

Having smart technology in your home not only makes your life easier but also helps you save time and protect the environment. While the connection between smart gadgets and global warming might not be so clear to the wider audience, this article will show how you can use smart home technology to control energy and […]

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Eco-Friendly Tips for Winterizing Your Home

Winter is coming and, in many places, it’s bringing along frigid temperatures, slick ice patches and hair-whipping winds. You’ll likely want to prepare, but you definitely don’t want to rely on environmentally harmful materials.  Luckily, it’s easy to winterize your home with these seven sustainable tips: 1. Add More and Better Insulation When you add […]

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Tips for Energy Savings in a Snowy Winter Climate

You want to help the planet, but the planet doesn’t always make it easy. In a cold, harsh climate, when snow begins to fall and ice accumulates on your windowpanes, reducing your home’s carbon emissions often comes at the cost of your comfort. But it doesn’t have to be a compromise. In case you want […]

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How High-Tech Appliances and Smart Devices Improve Energy Efficiency

Photo by Bence ▲ Boros on Unsplash High-tech appliances are no longer just something from sci-fi movies. In this day and age, almost every home has at least one smart appliance, whether it is something as simple as a coffee maker or something a bit more complex, like a thermostat that controls the temperature in the entire home. […]