Understanding your climate zone can help you determine the best energy-saving landscaping strategies for your home. Learn more about landscaping for energy-efficient homes.
Solar heat absorbed through windows and roofs can increase cooling costs, and incorporating shade from landscaping elements can help reduce this solar heat gain.
A well-designed landscape not only can add beauty to your home but it also can reduce your heating and cooling costs.
You can design a landscape that conserves water as well as energy.
Landscaping is a natural and beautiful way to keep your home cool in summer and reduce your energy bills.
Summer is a great season to save energy and money in your home through lighting, energy efficiency measures in air conditioning, and landscaping.
Summer months present plenty of opportunities to save energy—as long as you stay cool about it.
Keep in mind the importance of sparing the real madness by working toward a sustainable energy future.
Preparing for its seasonal cycle, the warmth from the sun is growing stronger, and with temperatures slowly increasing, I was able to dine on the patio at my local coffee shop this weekend.
The link between nationwide health improvement and energy efficiency efforts is strong.
This week, Erin talked about how she's helping her parents (and learning from them) as they maintain an outdoor compost pile.
“Hey, don’t throw that away!” This a phrase I heard quite often when I visited my parents over the holidays. What were they referring to?
A recap of April Energy Savers news, along with a few other tidbits.
Consider these easy tips for saving money and water when caring for your lawn.
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One family's experience with composting.
A well-designed landscape not only can add beauty to your home but also can reduce your heating and cooling costs.
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