Using your ceiling fan can be a more energy efficient and budget friendly alternative than blasting your air conditioning during the end of summer, but it can also aggravate allergies by moving dust, pet hair, and other particles around the room. This simple and affordable ceiling fan air fi…
Malaysian architect Dr. Tan Loke Mun has spent years thinking about how to ensure buildings offer comfort without adding to the climate crisis. Inside his home, simple upgrades provide all the functions residents expect while saving energy.
If you live in an older home or apartment, central air conditioning isn’t always a given. On 90-degree days, you don’t have to suffer through the heat or spend hundreds of dollars on a window A/C unit to stay cool. This quiet and compact window A/C unit from hOmeLabs will keep you cool all s…
Done properly, passive design turns the idea of a drafty old home on its head. And homeowners can expect a return on investment in five years or less, one expert says.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that all workplaces are always kept at least five degrees too hot or too cold. If your office is in the too cold camp this winter, try this personal space heater for your desk. It’s the perfect affordable way to keep your hands or feet warm while you work.
Five ways to quickly cut energy costs without sacrificing comfort.
Smart home gadgets make it easier than ever to monitor your energy usage and cooling costs while keeping your house at a comfortable temperature. These Alexa-compatible gadgets will help you stay cool all summer long.
When was the last time you changed your furnace filter? If you can’t quite remember, you’re probably not changing your filter often enough. Fortunately, this is on affordable e quick fix that will have you breathing better instantly.
Winter storms can hit your home hard, but finishing these cheap repairs in autumn can help prepare your home for ice and snow and save you some serious dough in the long term.
In the dog days of summer, air conditioning provides a welcome respite from the heat. But what do you do when your air conditioner gives out on a 90-degree day? How do you know if it’s a DIY project or time to call in a professional? If your air conditioner is having these common problems, i…