26 Dec '11, 2pm

Simple Low-Cost Green Improvements For Your Home. #green

Once you’ve exhausted ways to save energy and water around the house as it is, you might consider taking larger steps to boost efficiency more. According to Harvey Sachs of the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, installing or upgrading insulation is a sure-fire way to save money over time, as your heating and cooling equipment won’t have to work so hard maintaining the desired temperature of your home’s interior. Planting shade trees around your home’s exterior will help reduce the need for air conditioning in summer and, if they’re deciduous, they’ll let sunlight through in the winter.

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