Architectural     

How to Optimize Your Home for Passive Solar Energy

To get your favorite flowers to bloom, you make sure the pot is situated for optimum sunlight. Though your house won’t grow from light exposure, it can benefit tremendously from the same kind of strategic positioning. The only question is:…


Architectural, Energy Savings     

The 411 on Zero Net Energy Homes

To save energy at home, you may start small by unplugging countertop appliances and turning off all the lights before you leave. Over time, you could seal any air leaks and install a programmable thermostat. Eventually, you might end up…


Architectural, Window Film     

Benefits of Window Film in Hospitals

Aesthetics, energy efficiency, safety, and heat reduction are some of the many benefits that both homeowners and business owners receive from window film. But it is not just limited to houses and cars. Hospitals and health care facilities, like Baylor…


Architectural, Energy Savings     

Getting Started With Solar Panels

Residents of the Sunshine State or those who live in the hot, beaming desert have likely given thought to solar-powered energy. Of course, year-round sunlight is most conducive, but even the cooler climates can take advantage of nature’s purest source…


Architectural, Energy Savings     

5 Tips to a Lower Water Heater Bill

In one day alone, the average household uses 64 gallons of water, equivalent to 23,360 gallons of water per year. It’s no wonder your water heater makes up almost 18% of your utility bills and is the second largest expense…


Architectural, Energy Savings     

Saving Energy in Every Room

Not sure how to lower your energy costs? There are opportunities in every room of your home to become more energy efficient. You just have to know where to look! Here’s a closer look at more energy saving tips by room:…


Architectural, Energy Savings     

Understanding the Importance of Insulation

Heating and cooling your home makes up about 48% of your energy bill, according to The Energy Department. Of course, these costs are determined by the climate in which you live, the construction of your house, and your family’s energy needs. That…


Architectural     

How to Optimize Your Home for Passive Solar Energy

To get your favorite flowers to bloom, you make sure the pot is situated for optimum sunlight. Though your house won’t grow from light exposure, it can benefit tremendously from the same kind of strategic positioning. The only question is:…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

The 411 on Zero Net Energy Homes

To save energy at home, you may start small by unplugging countertop appliances and turning off all the lights before you leave. Over time, you could seal any air leaks and install a programmable thermostat. Eventually, you might end up…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Window Film     

Is Installing Window Film a Do-It-Yourself Job?

The big-box home improvement retail stores are chock-full of the materials, tools, and even the how-to classes that allow homeowners to take on a wide variety of do-it-yourself projects. DIY is huge today, and it’s true that someone with average…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Window Film     

Benefits of Window Film in Hospitals

Aesthetics, energy efficiency, safety, and heat reduction are some of the many benefits that both homeowners and business owners receive from window film. But it is not just limited to houses and cars. Hospitals and health care facilities, like Baylor…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

Getting Started With Solar Panels

Residents of the Sunshine State or those who live in the hot, beaming desert have likely given thought to solar-powered energy. Of course, year-round sunlight is most conducive, but even the cooler climates can take advantage of nature’s purest source…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

Power Down Your Home on Summer Vacation

Summer vacations are a time to relax and unwind from the daily hustle and bustle. Unfortunately, while you’re vacationing away from your home, your energy bill is still higher than expected. No one is home and the appliances are off,…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

5 Tips to a Lower Water Heater Bill

In one day alone, the average household uses 64 gallons of water, equivalent to 23,360 gallons of water per year. It’s no wonder your water heater makes up almost 18% of your utility bills and is the second largest expense…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

Saving Energy in Every Room

Not sure how to lower your energy costs? There are opportunities in every room of your home to become more energy efficient. You just have to know where to look! Here’s a closer look at more energy saving tips by room:…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

Understanding the Importance of Insulation

Heating and cooling your home makes up about 48% of your energy bill, according to The Energy Department. Of course, these costs are determined by the climate in which you live, the construction of your house, and your family’s energy needs. That…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films