Green cfl Advice

Buyer's Guide to Energy Efficient Bulbs

There are a growing number of options for homeowners seeking to use energy-efficient lighting fixtures. This buyer's guide will help you select the most energy efficient and environmentally sensitive option for your needs. More…

5 Tips for Choosing Energy Efficient Lighting

By Emily Widle

The most basic thing you’ve got to know about going green is how to select an energy efficient bulb. More…

Green Retrofit Checklist

CFLs can be a huge energy saver and typically have a much longer life than other bulbs. Changing five of the most frequently used bulbs in your home can save you $100 per year on electric bills. More…

Green Renovation Checklist

Before you hang the drapes, get those windows up to peak performance. Common leaks occur around windows, doors, and other wall penetrations. Plugging those leaks with weather stripping and caulk, a simple task for anyone, can reduce your energy bill by $100 or more. More…

10 Ways to Make Your Kitchen More Resource Efficient

Windows and skylights are the most energy-efficient method of clearing vapors and indoor air toxins from your kitchen. With enough openings, placed for cross and stack ventilation, you can run your exhaust fan only to evacuate the heaviest cooking odors. More…