Tag: DIY


Direct Energy Buzz August 23 Edition

This week has come and gone in a flash! The kids are getting ready to head back to school and summer is coming to a close. We took some time to share some of our favorite back-to-school tips this week from school supplies to healthy (and green) lunches. Do you have any eco-friendly back-to-school tips? […]


National Stress Awareness Month

It’s National Stress Awareness Month. Did you know that 77 percent of people in the United States experience physical symptoms caused by stress? Stress can largely impact your health and quality of life. Here are a few ways to minimize stress in a completely eco-friendly way! Start a garden! Gardening is a relaxing activity that’ll […]


Green Redecorating Tips

It’s Monday and we’re already thinking about upcoming weekend plans. If you’re planning on staying home, why not redecorate? We have a few eco-friendly redecorating ideas that we’d love to share! Plants are a stylish and easy way to decorate green. In addition to looking lovely, they’ll also make the air you breathe cleaner.  Antique […]

Have a Green St. Patrick’s Day

Have a Green St. Patrick’s Day

This week is a great one! Can you guess why? Some of our favorite holidays are coming up (stay tuned for tomorrow’s blog about why we love Pi Day so much)! St. Patrick’s Day is this Sunday, March 17. Consider us your eco-friendly leprechauns and take some advice on how your St. Paddy’s Day can […]

Raise your hand for DIY!

Raise Your Hand For DIY!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Back-to-school is finally here! Can you hear us clapping our hands and jumping up-and-down? Because we definitely are. Here at Direct Energy, we love DIY projects, and thought you might enjoy some easy projects to do with your kids. Here are some fun ways to make the […]

Be Kind to Your A/C — DIY A/C Maintenance Tips

Be Kind to Your A/C — DIY A/C Maintenance Tips

Your A/C takes care of you — when’s the last time you took care of it? With temperatures hitting record highs all around the country, it’s a great time to give some thought to the hard-working systems that help us survive the summer. If you don’t maintain your unit, it doesn’t really matter how high […]