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Understanding the Differences between CFL & LED Light Bulbs

Understanding the Differences between CFL & LED Light Bulbs

Cutting costs and growing concerns of environmental responsibility are encouraging many to consider new ways to reduce energy consumption. Did you know that switching to energy efficient light bulbs is one of the fastest ways to lower the energy bill for your home? In fact, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, replacing 15 incandescent […]

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Invest in Energy Efficient Building Improvements for 2014 (Guest Blog by Rob Hosken of Building Performance Architecture)

Happy New Year! This is the time of year when, unless we’re doing something active outdoors, we need to be indoors to be comfortable. We want our homes and workplaces to be comfortable, and we don’t want to spend huge sums of money for that comfort. That’s where energy efficiency pays a key role. Energy efficiency […]

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3 Ideas for Green Decorating for the Holidays!

“I’m dreaming of a Green Christmas…” I’m guessing that my tone-deaf adaptation of “White Christmas” has Irving Berlin rolling in his grave. Along with spending time with friends and family, the holiday season is known as a time of conspicuous consumption (to include cookies and eggnog), so let’s take a few minutes to embrace some […]