Making My Home More Energy Efficient

Making My Home More Energy Efficient

  • A Bit Of Information About Buying A Home With Asbestos

    If you love older homes and are looking to buy one, you need to be sure to have an asbestos inspection performed before going through with the purchase. But just because the inspection shows that there is asbestos in the building does not mean you should give up on buying it. However, you should understand what the report tells you and what it will mean if you do go through with the purchase.

  • Fire Suppression For Your Brand-New Building: The Four-Prong Approach And What It Can Do

    If you are constructing a new building for your business, and the building is worth a lot of money, you may want to protect it with more than just insurance. A fire suppression system is required for all new buildings, but usually a sprinkler system or fire extinguishers on each floor is considered sufficient. In your case, with your new and very expensive building, you may want to take the four-pronged attack to suppress fire in the event that your new building does burst into flames.

  • Three Tips For Implementing Hazwoper Training

    Hazwoper training is a must for industries that deal with any type of hazardous waste. This acronym simply stands for hazardous waste operations and emergency response, and it is required by safety regulations to be kept up to date. The following tips can help you ensure your employees are getting the most out of this necessary training. Tip #1: Keep Good Records Don't depend upon your employees to remember when it is time for recertification training and definitely don't count on any outside organizations to send a timely reminder.

  • Three Great Benefits Of Switching To Diesel

    Any time that you want to get around in your vehicle while using a type of fuel that has plenty of benefits, you may want to consider switching to diesel. These vehicles have a host of advantages that you will enjoy, which may prompt you to begin doing your research into purchasing a diesel automobile of your own. Consider these great benefits, so that you are able to use them to the best of your ability by switching to diesel.

  • Common Disposal Methods For Medical Waste And Why It Must Be Disposed Of Differently

    Medical waste is not like other waste. It can contain hazards that are not usually presented by other types garbage or trash. Here are a few reasons that medical waste must be disposed of differently along with some of the most common medical waste disposal methods: Sharp Objects Medical waste, such as needles and probes can be quite sharp. Special care has to be taken to ensure that this type of waste does not puncture through bags or other containers and injure medical employees or waste workers.

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Making My Home More Energy Efficient

After struggling with yet another high power bill, I realized I really needed to work on my home's energy efficiency. I started thinking about what I was doing wrong, and it occurred to me that it might be smart to install solar panels and perhaps a windmill. I started going through and evaluating my personal impact on the power grid, and I was able to calculate that those additions would be a good idea. This blog is all about reducing your impact on the environment so that you can enjoy a happier, greener life, and spend less money during the process.