Energy Tips

Solar Heating and Cooling

Using passive solar design techniques to heat and cool your home can be cost effective and environmentally friendly. Passive solar design includes placing larger, insulated windows on south-facing walls and locating mass, such as a concrete slab floor or a … Continue reading

Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Install a Carbon Monoxide Detector Carbon monoxide (CO) detectors are highly recommended in homes with fuel-burning appliances, such as natural gas furnaces, stoves, ovens, and water heaters, and fuel-burning space heaters. An alarm signals homeowners if CO reaches potentially dangerous levels.