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TAKING THE LEAP, AND THE OUCH! OF GETTING HALF-WAY THERE!

What got me going on making changes to my house was last year’s oil prices. I had this terrible sense of insecurity when prices shot up, and I was dependent upon oil for heat. For me, homeland security is a big pile of wood in the back. I looked into the most likely culprits for… Read more »

How Chimney Balloons Work To Lower Your Energy Loss

what's a chimney balloon

UPDATE 2/28/2018 There is nothing better than relaxing in front of the fireplace on a cold Maryland night. They’re comfortable and aesthetically pleasing. However, homeowners pay the price for that comfort. Fireplaces are not energy efficient. So, a chimney balloon is one of the best ways to reduce energy loss.

THE CREE LED LLF DOWNLIGHT – THE STANDARD BEARER FOR USEFUL LEDS

At EnergyCircle we’re repeatedly extolling the virtues of LED lighting.  Eons more efficient than anything else on the market, it looks good, and is what everyone will be doing.  There is still a lot of uncertainty regarding what’s available right now, and rightly so.  LEDs are on the cutting edge of lighting technology, and they’re… Read more »

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