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Does Energy Efficiency Increase Home Values?

Does Energy Efficiency Increase Home Values?

Thatcher Michelsen September 20, 2013 0

It's hard to argue with the fact that efficiency improvements for your home are a good investment

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Find Out What Your House Needs With A Home Energy Audit

Find Out What Your House Needs With A Home Energy Audit

Thatcher Michelsen September 18, 2013 0

We spend a lot of time on this blog providing advice on green living and how to improve the energy efficiency of your home, but each house is different, and your particular residence may

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Santa Clara Students Design Fantastic Efficient House

Santa Clara Students Design Fantastic Efficient House

Thatcher Michelsen September 12, 2013 0

The Solar Decathlon, a competition hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy, will be taking place in October and will pit teams of college students against each other to design houses that are energy

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3 Eco-Friendly Home Improvement Projects For Fall

3 Eco-Friendly Home Improvement Projects For Fall

Thatcher Michelsen August 29, 2013 0

Autumn is a great time to work on home improvement projects, as it's your last chance before the rain and snow arrive

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Straw Bale Construction Offers Improved Energy Efficiency And Safety

Straw Bale Construction Offers Improved Energy Efficiency And Safety

Thatcher Michelsen August 15, 2013 0

Recently we've been covering the movement to incorporate more sustainable and environmentally friendly practices in housing and building, as this is an area where there are a lot of potential gains to be made

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Green Building Practices For Home Construction

Green Building Practices For Home Construction

Thatcher Michelsen August 7, 2013 5

In recent years, construction of new homes has begun to pick up again as the national economy recovers from the Great Recession

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Keeping Your Patio Cool And Green In The Summer Heat

Keeping Your Patio Cool And Green In The Summer Heat

Thatcher Michelsen July 26, 2013 1

While hanging out on a backyard patio is a favorite summer pastime for many Americans, it can be less inviting if you live in an area that doesn't get much shade or a summer

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Be More Energy Efficient While Staying Cool This Summer

Be More Energy Efficient While Staying Cool This Summer

Thatcher Michelsen July 18, 2013 0

One of the challenges for anyone who is going green is to stay cool in the summer without using excess energy

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Energy Fair Takes Place This Weekend In Custer, Wisconsin

Energy Fair Takes Place This Weekend In Custer, Wisconsin

Thatcher Michelsen June 21, 2013 0

The Energy Fair, a three day festival that brings together the large Midwestern community renewable energy advocates and businesses, takes place this weekend from June 21 - 23 in Custer, Wisconsin

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A Quick Guide To Buying Environmentally Friendly Furniture

A Quick Guide To Buying Environmentally Friendly Furniture

Thatcher Michelsen June 21, 2013 2

If you're devoted to purchasing environmentally friendly products, this commitment should extend to your furniture as much as other goods that tend to receive more green living focus, such as food and automobiles

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