Editor’s Note: To view the 500+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home we have collected, simply access our Un-Official Guide To Home Energy & Water Conservation, 2nd Edition
Back on July 2nd, we released our updated Un-Official Guide to Home Energy and Water Conservation, now containing more than 500 money saving suggestions, ideas and tips we have collected from hundreds of households across North America over the past 18 months on ways to reduce energy and water consumption in and around the home.
By doing this, households can save money through reduced electric, water, natural gas, home heating oil, etc. utility bills as well as reduce its direct and indirect consumption of non-renewable energy and clean water resources.
Since this is the summer time we immediately went to describe all of the 80 suggestions related to keeping a home cooler during the summer. Next, we reviewed the 55 ideas on how to reduce the amount of fresh water consumed outside the home, which should be especially useful to those living in areas currently experiencing drought conditions.
Below we summarize these five articles by:
First, providing the full listing of all 55 home water conservation – outside tips
Second, providing direct links to each of the 5 articles.
In case you are curious, the money saving tips in the list below with the single asterisk ‘*’ came from our first home energy saving contest in the fall of 2008 while those with the double asterisk ‘*’ came from your second home energy and water saving contest during the summer of 2009.
Lastly, remember to use the horizontal scroll bar at the end of the list to see our classifications of Installation Cost, Installation Complexity, Frequency and Potential Payback for each of these home cooling suggestions. Hopefully you can find a few that you can start using.
And now for the links to 5 articles in this series:
And there you have it; links to all of the articles describing / explaining all of the 55 ideas, suggestions and tips for households to consider when trying to reduce / minimize their usage of fresh water outside the home during the hot summer time in order to save money by through lower electric utility bills, as well as conserve a precious natural resource.
If you have additional suggestions which you use that did not make it to our list, please leave a comment or drop us an email so we can consider your suggesting in our next updated edition of the Un-Official Guide to Home Energy and Water Conservation.
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