Archive for May, 2012

Are You Looking for Energy Savings in All the Wrong Places?

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Ack! Our energy costs are going up because too many of us are making the wrong judgment calls about how to save energy. Here’s why we’re having a disconnect. Energy costs are always going up, partially because we have more things to plug in than ever before. Image: Ann Rosener, photographer/Office of War Information/Library of […]

Create an Outdoor Resort in Your Backyard

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

This summer many will be spending more vacation time at home instead of traveling to a distant location. According to the American Lighting Association (ALA), with a few updates to your outside lighting, you can enjoy a mini vacation at home. Believe it or not, it’s easier – and less expensive – than you might […]