Posted December 7, 2018 by Aaron Kase
When winter settles in, it’s time to bundle up, break out the comfort food and enjoy some hot beverages to combat seasonal chills. Unfortunately, winter also means that families who … READ MORE Why is my Gas Bill so High in Winter?
Posted December 4, 2018 by Aaron Kase
Nothing invokes cheery holiday spirit better than a brilliant light display, inside and out. On the other hand, nothing brings winter revelry to an abrupt halt like the power suddenly … READ MORE How to Prevent Overloading Your Circuits with Holiday Decorations
Posted November 20, 2018 by Josh Crank
The laundry room may not be the most exciting feature in a modern home, but you can’t get through the week without it. And like any other room, it takes … READ MORE How to Maintain Your Washer & Dryer
Posted November 6, 2018 by Josh Crank
We’ve looked into how much exercise it would take to power some pretty complex, major appliances in our How Much Exercise series, but today, we’re going to consider the humble … READ MORE How Much Exercise Would It Take to Power a Light Bulb?
Posted October 22, 2018 by Josh Crank
We’ve tried to calculate how much sweat and human effort it would take to charge a smartphone, brew a pot of coffee and even power a refrigerator. But this whole … READ MORE How Much Trick-Or-Treating Would It Take to Power Your Halloween Decorations?
Posted October 16, 2018 by Josh Crank
Welcome to the Take Charge of Your Home series from Direct Energy! Hiring a professional to perform household maintenance may offer convenience and peace of mind. You can do many of these … READ MORE How to Winterize a Sprinkler System & Prevent Freezing