On The House

Window film Q & A
Uses include minimizing cooling costs, cutting glare, creating privacy, reflecting heat inside and more
Hiring an  energy contractor
Before you make home improvements for energy efficiency, get a professional energy audit
Energy-saving HVAC systems
Climate, costs, and technology matter in choosing among the options
Hot options
When purchasing a water heater, size and energy factor rating matter
A balancing act
How to balance air movement among rooms when doors are closed
Battling dust
How to find where all that dust comes from and what to do about it