Home Water Savings Tip #451 – Inside – Install Water Saver Disks

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 451, Install Water Saver Disks. I have to be honest. This is another suggestion submitted to us. I’m not really sure how these are any better than aerators on faucets which is what I am used to using to reduce the amount of water used from faucets and shower heads. … [Read more...]

Lowering Your Air Conditioning Costs Tip #181 – Delay Using Heat Producing Appliances Until Evening

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 181 , Delay Using Heat Producing Appliances Until Evening.  This idea is very good from two perspectives. Why contribute to the heat inside your home when it is the hottest outside and your air conditioner is working its hardest? Second, many utilities have lower … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #417 – Inside – Flush Toilet Only When Necessary

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 417, Flush Toilet Only When Necessary. We received many suggestions on this same idea. Many people gave us the axiom, if its yellow, mellow … if its brown, flush it down. While is this a pretty personal hygiene related preference, you get the idea. INSTALL COST - … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #416 – Inside – Wash Fruits / Veggies in Pan Of Water

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 416, Wash Fruits / Veggies in Pan of Water vs Running Tap. Great idea. If you start using this suggestion, what will you do with the water left in the pan after you have finished the rinsing? Why, water the indoor plants or even the outdoor plants, of course! A good … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #412 – Inside – Take an Army Shower

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 412, Take an Army Shower. One of our visitors gave this suggestion to save money through reducing the amount of water used in a shower. Basically turn on the water once at the start to get wet, then turn it off until the very end. Doesn't it sound just like a Navy … [Read more...]

Lowering Your Air Conditioning Costs Tip #166 – Seasonally Open / Close Window Coverings

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 166, Seasonally Open / Close Window Coverings, is like so many of the suggestions in the Guide, is simple and easy to do: during the day keep the drapes, shades and blinds inside the house closed. This helps to keep the sun’s direct sun-light from overheating the inside … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #411 – Inside – Take a Navy Shower

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 411, Take a Navy Shower. One of our visitors gave this suggestion to save money through reducing the amount of water used in a shower. Basically turn on the water once at the start to get wet, then turn it off until the very end. Very economical. INSTALL COST - Free … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #409 – Inside – Turn Off Water Faucets When Finished

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 409, Turn of the Faucets Completely To Avoid Drips. The last of the turn off suggestions we received was to be sure that taps / faucets you use in the home are completely turned off when you are finished using them. It does not have to be a leaky faucet which will drip and … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #329 – Heating – Line Mattress With Sleeping Bag

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 329,  Line Mattress with Thermal Sleeping Bag. One of our site’s visitors made this suggestion as a way they use to keep warmer when in bed at night which allows them to set the temperature on their home’s thermostat lower at night to reduce their winter heating … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #295 – Heating – Hold A Party

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 295, Hold A Party For Guests' Body Heat. This short term money saving heating tip is timely what with New Year's Eve just around the corner. A humorous, yet intriguing, suggestion from one of the visitors to DailyHomeRenoTips.com last year on how they save winter heating … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #287 – Heating – Newspaper Under Mattress

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 287, Newspaper Under Mattress To Hold Body Heat. One of the contestants in a recent energy conservation contest on our site, DailyHomeRenoTips.com, provided this suggestion they use to reduce their winter heating bill. They use to reduce the temperature at night in their … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #281 – Heating – Cover Basement Heating Vents

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 281, Clover Basement Heating Vents. Why have your furnace push out heated air into your basement if you are not using your basement?Sure, if your basement is finished and is used a lot, then this suggestion is not for you. However, if you are like many people who use the … [Read more...]

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