Even in the best of relationships, the temperature in the home can be a source of great contention. One partner wants it warmer, and the other wants it colder. Very few times, however, do you hear anyone complain about humidity....
Kitchen ranges that use natural gas are very popular, especially with foodies who like to replicate the restaurant experience. But that little blue flame under the pan could be causing a big problem if your kitchen isn’t ventilated properly.
Visitors to a home with a live solar electric system saw real utility bills and the ease of making electricity at home. At its fourth solar open house Baker Electric Solar, a Southern California solar company specializing in San Diego...
One key aspect of a high performance is a tight building envelope. That means its sealed against air leakage and well insulated. Thats great for energy efficiency and home comfort. But it also presents a challenge for ventilation.
Regardless of a home's footprint, most homeowners at some time or another could use more room. From storage and shelving to more room for entertaining, the reasons for needing more space are endless.
Nature provides water, which makes it a natural resource. This doesnt mean there is a limitless supply of water, nor does it mean water is naturally 100 percent safe. Enter the lawmakers, to ensure the safety and cleanliness of water for public consumption.
Sierra Vista, Ariz., is no stranger to water conservation, as the Copper State is not known for having plentiful rainfall. In 2011 the Cochise Water Project was formed, a nonprofit organization whose goals is to reduce the amount of water being drawn from the aquifer in Sierra Vista.
Ordinary water has extraordinary properties. It can absorb more heat per weight than almost any other material on earth. Put another way, it takes a lot of energy to increase the temperature of water, and as water decreases in temperature, it gives off a lot of energy.
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Most community water systems in the United States rely on groundwater aquifers for public water supplies. One of the exceptions is Kentucky, with almost 80 percent of community water systems using surface sources of water.
Saving energy from everyday household appliances is no more just a personal concern corresponding to expense but as we are aware already, this has far reaching implications on environment, nature and sources of energy. Because of the rising concern for...
Architects and builders are becoming more environmentally conscious, as are homeowners, for the betterment of the community at large. Protecting the earths natural resources, including wood and water, were overlooked for centuries because they were in such abundant supply no one ever thought twice about using them.
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Cook faster, save water and make kitchen chores more fun.
Electrolux is the only appliance manufacturer that has a professional and consumer division. Electrolux has used their expertise and research in the professional division to deliver high efficiency appliances to homeowners. This video features an Electrolux range that uses induction...
Whether you're remodeling or building a new home, look for low-flow plumbing fixtures.
Homeowers can have hot water faster and for less money with a simple pump.
Imagine if the gas pump did not show the gallons and dollars being pumped in real time, but only the final totals. Or if the scoreboard at a basketball game didnt keep up with baskets and free throws in real...
New appliances cut kitchen chores and energy use.
ProudGreenHome.com interviews Larry Acker, CEO of ACT Inc. D'MAND KONTROLS® Systems. Larry talks to us about the immediate need for change when it comes to water usage. Running water fixtures until they are hot wastes water and energy (i.e. increases...