Cranking the Heat

Cranking the Heat

We all do it. I’m guilty. I’ve had roommates who are definitely guilty. I still do it at times, even though I know it only wastes energy and leads to discomfort soon down the road. I’m talking about cranking the heat up after walking in from the...
Save Money on Heating Oil

Save Money on Heating Oil

We here in the Northeast love our oil heat. And with the cost of it to jump an estimated 30 percent this winter, many of us are looking for ways to cut costs. One way, according to this article from FurnaceCompare.com is to join a fuel buyers cooperative. These groups...
Cranking the Heat

Gas Prices

It seems everyone is concerned about the “greenness” of the products used in their homes, from the renewably sourced bamboo “wood” floors to the solar panels on the roof to the waste and refuse disposed of during construction. Not to mention the Energy Star appliances...