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Energy Conservation Tips for Your Garden: A well placed tree and windbreaks can aid in energy conservation and g...

Energy Conservation Tips for Your Garden: A well placed tree and windbreaks can aid in energy conservation and g...

It may sound unlikely but you can actually make your garden energy efficient! Consider this: as a homeowner, you’ve got all of nature’s power at your fingertips to help you make your home more comfortable , save money and preserve the environment. It’s not as complicated as you might think; some examples contributing to energy conservation include: Planting trees to provide shade, which reduces cooling costs Planting or building windbreaks to prevent heat loss Creating wall sheltering by using shrubbery or vines to create a windbreak directly against a wall Reducing the heat island effect with pervious paving, high albedo paving, shade, and minimizing paved areas Site lighting with full cut off fixtures, light level sensors, and high efficiency fixtures There are tangible benefits to integrating your garden into an energy efficient home system. For instance: A well-positio...

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