Tag Archives: lighting

13 May

How We Saved 38% in Energy Costs for our Home Lighting

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I wanted to show you how easily you can save money by changing out some of your light bulbs to compact fluorescent or LED.  With a few packages of new bulbs we saved 38% off the total cost of running lights in our house.  Read more to see exactly how we did it. Read More

25 Apr

Where We’re Starting on Home Energy Use

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Before we embark on this journey toward a more sustainable suburban homestead, we need to establish where we’re starting in terms of our energy usage. After all, if we have a goal of cutting our energy usage by 50% over the next two years, we need to know how much energy we’re using now and what it costs us to keep the lights on.

So here are some specifics on our situation and a little background on our baseline energy consumption. Read More

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