Lowering Your Air Conditioning Costs Tip #184 – Check Along Exterior Walls For Air Leaks

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 184, Check Along Exterior Walls for Air Leaks. In case you have areas which are leaking your air condition created cool air outside and letting the hot outside air in, causing your air conditioner to work harder and longer than it should to cost you more money than it … [Read more...]

Lowering Your Air Conditioning Costs Tip #183 – Open Windows In Summer

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 183, Open Windows In Summer. When the morning, evening or night time temperatures are sufficiently cool to help the over heated are inside escape, open the windows to let the cool air inside. This will cause your air conditioners to work less and save you money on your … [Read more...]

Lowering Your Air Conditioning Costs Tip #174 – Use Basement Living Area In Summer

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 174 , Use Basement Living Area in Summer. A great idea for those who have basements. When I grew up my parent’s home did not have an air conditioner. So, I spent most of the time I was home in the basement playing games, etc. Additionally, I slept on a pull out cot at night. … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #293 – Heating – Door Socks

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 293, Use Door Socks. We have used these in the past at the foot of doors to infrequently used rooms to keep the cool air in such rooms away from the rest of the house. They are not expensive at all and will help reduce your winter heating bill. Reducing my winter heating … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #279 – Heating – Check for Window Frame Air Leaks

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 279, Check Along Window Frames For Air Leaks. The idea here is simple, just like the prior money savings heating tips which have come before. On a cold day, simply run your bare hand along any and every window frame in your home. If you feel cool air entering your home … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #278 – Heating – Check for Exterior Wall Air Leaks

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 278, Check Along Exterior Walls For Air Leaks. The home heating money saving idea here is once again simple. On a cold day, simply run  your bare hand along any and every exterior wall in your home. If you feel cool air entering your home with your hand then you have an … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #277 – Heating – Rearrange Furniture

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 277, Place Beds and Chairs Away from Exterior Walls and Windows. The money saving heating idea here is simple. If cool air comes into the home through cracks in the wall, through under insulated walls and through windows, why have your furniture near exterior walls and … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #274 – Heating – Close Curtains At Night

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 274, Close Curtains At Night To Retain Indoor Heat. Remember, windows are nothing more than these giant holes in your wall containing nothing more than one or two or possibly even three panes of glass. When the sun is no longer out, closing the curtains inside your home … [Read more...]

Solar Air Heater Air Filter

Solar Air Heater Intake Unit

Does your solar air heater have an air filter? Oh, wait. Do you even have a  solar air heater? No? Don't worry. If you are not too sure what a solar air heater is,  you can read about here about our solar air heater. Perhaps this will help remind you to check the air filters you do have in your home, like in your furnace or dehumidifier. :) Keeping your air filters clean allows your furnace fan or solar air heater fan to work less hard and thus consume less energy. This allows you … [Read more...]

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