Choosing the most effective cooling options for your climate saves money and improves comfort.
Learn how to avoid heat buildup and keep your home cool with ventilation.
A whole-house fan, in combination with other cooling systems, can meet all or most of your home cooling needs year round.
Natural ventilation is most effective in climates with cool nights and regular breezes.
In many parts of the country, well-placed fans are sufficient to maintain comfort during the cooling season.
In warm climates with low humidity, evaporative coolers can be a cost-effective cooling strategy.
Air conditioners work much like a refrigerator, transferring heat from the interior of your home to the outside.
Although effective in some circumstances, radiant cooling is uncommon in the United States.
How to operate your air conditioner efficiently, or consider alternatives to air conditioning that can cool effectively in many climates.
Although today's home appliances are designed to be far more energy efficient than those made in the decades past, there's always room for improvement.
The 4th of July is almost here, and that means fireworks and festivities - also energy efficiency.
Summer months present plenty of opportunities to save energy—as long as you stay cool about it.
If you're doing any spring cleaning this season, is energy efficiency part of your project?
A recap of April Energy Savers news, along with a few other tidbits.
Keep an eye out for erratic, unpredictable changes in temperature and humidity and you may just save yourself some cash.
There are some simple, practical things you can do to reduce the energy load in your kitchen—as well as some tips that will help make the entire home more comfortable so you don't have to run screaming to the nearest air-conditioned restaurant.
How will you save energy this spring?
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's new Stay Cool, Save Money website is a great resource for efficiency tips
Ductless mini-split air conditioners are a good choice if you want a zoned air conditioning system but have no ducts in your house.
Regular maintenance extends the life of your air conditioner and helps it run as efficiently as possible.
Central air conditioners are more efficient than room air conditioners as well as easy and convenient to operate.
When your air conditioner is not operating properly, there are a few things you can check before calling a service professional.
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