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Wrapping hot water pipes one of simplest energy- and water-saving projects.

Green Home

Hang your clothes out to dry, wrap your pipes, let worms eat your garbage—and make your house a more eco-friendly, less expensive place to live

A few months ago when we started talking about winterizing your home, there weren& many snowflakes on the ground and we definitely hadn& seen any sub-zero temperatures yet

The Best Window Insulating Material For Older Windows

A few months ago when we started talking about winterizing your home, there weren’t many snowflakes on the ground and we definitely hadn’t seen any sub-zero temperatures yet. But the world has since turned cold and all winter long we’ve been keeping toasty with what we consider to be one of the best insulation products on the market. Forget that plastic sheeting stuff—this is where it’s at!So what is this magical stuff?

Bringing You The Best In Jersey Shore Living For 72 Years! It's getting colder out! 5 Ways to Insulate Your Windows for Winter- We're getting cellular shades for our new home, perfect!

5 Ways to Insulate Your Windows for Winter

Get a jump on the cold.

Stop heat or cooled air from leaking out the door! Insulate easily with Peel & Stick Door Seals. Flexible foam strips save on energy costs. Start saving now!

Peel and Stick Door Seals - door insulation | Solutions

Stop heat or cooled air from leaking out the door! Insulate easily with Peel & Stick Door Seals. Flexible foam strips save on energy costs. Start saving now!

Easy DIY project to help keep cold and drafts out of your home that comes in windows. Removeable, reuseable, no more shrink wrap or other messy cling on windows. Could basically use anywhere you have a window. Magnetic paint, magnet strip and clear vinyl.

Resealable (Cat Proof) Magnetic Window Insulation Tutorial

Before I got Elliot the Cat, I used to put up those plastic shrink wrap sheets over my windows (the kind that came with double sided tape). They worked well but I had to redo them every winter and I couldn't open the windows without ruining the plastic film. I stopped putting up the plastic window…

15 Low Tech Fixes for a Drafty House - One Crazy House

Budget Fixes for Drafty Windows

Keeping your home warm doesn't come at a high price, thanks to these easy-to-do fixes

Green energy tips. Making a choice to go environmentally friendly by converting to solar powered energy is unquestionably a positive one. Solar panel technology is now being viewed as a solution to the worlds energy requirements.

How to Reduce Your Energy Bill with Minimal Cost and Sacrifice

As soon as you moved out on your own and started paying your own utility bills, you likely had a rude awakening about the cost of energy. If you’ve never thought about something like electricity usage before, it can take a minute to get into the habit of not just turning off lights when you leave a room, but also taking into consideration the other appliances in your home.

10 easy hacks to make your apartment more energy efficient Get crafty with these 10 tips on making your apartment more energy efficient. Save Energy, Efficiency, Simple Tricks, Energy Efficient Design, Energy Efficient Homes, Window Draft Stopper, Door Snake, First Apartment Decorating, Energy Efficient Windows

10 Easy Hacks to Make Your Apartment More Energy Efficient

Get crafty with these 10 tips on making your apartment more energy efficient.

Keep you energy bill low and your house warm--perfect trick! - our windows need replaced ! Always looking for ways to keep it warm during winter !

Ingenious Window Insulation Tip!

We all need to lower our heating bills, right? This ingenious window insulating tip might just be your next weekend project. The total cost is less than $20 and takes about 20 minutes. Here's the tip: use bubble wrap. I know what your'e thinking, the window will look awful. The bubble wrap actually doesn't look all the bad. And it provides double the insulation when combined with plastic window film. If you only do this for your really bad windows or the ones in the basement I'…

Bob meets with carpenter Cortney Lofton, who is rehabilitating some old double-hung windows with new nylon-braided sash cords and kerf-in thermoplastic weather stripping.

Drafty Windows? Solutions for Every Budget

Drafts got you down? As outside temperatures plummet, leaky windows can make the inside of your home feel downright frosty—to say nothing of costing you money as your hard-earned heating dollars fly right out the window. Obviously, the permanent solution to drafts is to replace old and leaky windows with new, energy-efficient versions. Not everyone, however, can afford the substantial cost of replacement windows, and for those who are renting a home, expensive projects simply don't make…

How to Find Air Leaks in House. Slowly move the flame around the window frame. If the flame bends or flickers at any point, use a small sticky note to mark the spot so you can come back and seal it.

Drafty Windows? Solutions for Every Budget

Drafts got you down? As outside temperatures plummet, leaky windows can make the inside of your home feel downright frosty—to say nothing of costing you money as your hard-earned heating dollars fly right out the window. Obviously, the permanent solution to drafts is to replace old and leaky windows with new, energy-efficient versions. Not everyone, however, can afford the substantial cost of replacement windows, and for those who are renting a home, expensive projects simply don't make…

Drafty windows or floor boards? Seal the cracks. This stuff was great!

Drafty windows or floor boards? Seal the cracks. This stuff was great!!!