Daily Home Energy Savings Tips #361 – Heating – Position New Home

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 361,  Position New Home’s Common Areas South. If you have the ability to design your new home, and are in the northern climate where home heating costs in the winter are higher than home cooling costs in the summer, consider planning for the common areas (kitchen, family … [Read more...]

We Have A Winner

... yet two interesting aspects came out from our $200 Home Depot Gift Card giveaway. If you recall, the past three weeks has seen us host this giveaway where one could enter an unlimited number of times. The only stipulation was that each entry contain a different way to conserve energy or clean water in a typical bathroom in a home (house or apartment). Why? Well, as you may recall our free Home Energy and Water Saving Guide was created from prior giveaways on our site in the same … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #332 – Heating – Place Blankets on 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 332,  Throw Blankets on All Furniture. What an excellent idea. Recently the ‘snuggy’ is all the rage in keeping one warm inside the home during the winter. A snuggy is nothing more than a throw blanket, really. Either way, keep one on all chairs and love seats 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 #328 – Heating – Insulate Attic Pull-Down Stairs

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 328, Attic Pull Down Stairs Insulation. For those homes with a pull down stairs type of access to the attic, don’t forget to insulate the top of the pull down stairs. This area is just like the rest of the floor of our attic; if it is not insulated, then hot air will … [Read more...]

Daily Home Energy Savings Tip #326 – Heating – Electric Mattress Pad

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 326, Electric Mattress Pad. Using an electric mattress pad can certainly keep you much warming in bed at night to allow you to set the temperature on your central furnace’s thermostat much lower at night to save you money on your winter heating bill. You need, of course, … [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 #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 #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 #253 – Heating – Ensure Windows Closed

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 253, Ensure Windows Closed When Furnace Running. Everyone has windows in their home or apartment. Therefore, this money saving heating tip is for everyone. Yes, even you. :)  In addition to a daily check once or twice to ensure all exterior doors are shut tight in the … [Read more...]

Additional Home Heating Bill Savings & Conservation Tips – 2

Flexible Duct Line From Bedroom to Rec Room

Editor's Note: To view the 500+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home we have collected, simply access our free home Energy Saving and Water Saving Guide, 2nd Edition We continue with our review of the many energy consevation tips we have received for households to reduce the consumption of natural gas, home heating oil, electricity and other energy sources consumed in the generation of heat for homes in the winter. Yesterday, we began our review of the money saving, … [Read more...]

Additional Home Heating Bill Savings & Conservation Tips – 1

window with internal solar blind at dusk

Editor's Note: To view the 500+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home we have collected, simply access our free home Energy Saving and Water Saving Guide, 2nd Edition We continue with our review of the many energy conservation tips we have received for households to reduce the consumption of natural gas, home heating oil, electricity and other energy sources consumed in the generation of heat for homes in the winter. Today we begin our review of these suggestions … [Read more...]

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