Ask Brian: What Are Some Easy and Low Cost DIY Projects for Energy Savings?

Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to [email protected] Question from Jerry in Carlisle, PA: Hello Brian.This will be the first winter for my wife, son, and me in our new

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Ask Brian: How to Improve Winter Energy Savings

Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to [email protected] Question from Daniel of Maple Grove, MN: Hi Brian, This is our first winter in our home since moving from a warmer

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Freddie Mac finances upgrades to cut utility costs

Freddie Mac says it’s helping to provide lower utility bills for low and middle income residents in thousands of homes by making energy-efficient improvements to their units. The energy saving drive is part of a three year “Duty to Serve” plan that Freddie Mac says is designed to create more rental and ownership opportunities in

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Smart Home Technologies Could Help Reduce Peak Time Power Usage

It’s hoped that smart home technologies will help reduce peak time power usage as according to a press release, South Dakota’s State University researchers have been given an $80,000 grant to develop a next-generation residential energy management system.

Three Reasons Why Everyone Loves a “Green” Upgrade

Whether it’s installing Energy Star appliances or low-flow toilets, the possibilities for greener living are becoming increasingly limitless. So long as the trend continues, technology will continue developing, thus lending to the reduction of emissions and pollution on the planet – but why do you care?

National Landlords Association Launches Green Deal Solution in UK

The National Landlords Association (NLA) in the UK recently launched its Green Deal solution aimed at enabling landlords with property in Britain to be able to make energy efficiency improvements with relative ease.

Heat Your Home for Less

As we are quickly getting deeper into the winter season, it is inevitable that those of us who live in areas that suffer from the colder conditions are going to be heating our homes significantly more. The cold winter nights have a tendency to sap the heat from our houses and leave us little choice but to leave a heater or two on to ensure the temperature is suitable for the mornings.

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