Is it winter again already? I don't know about you but I'm certainly noticing the colder weather! Due to rising energy costs this winter is sure to cost us more than ever in home heating expenses. Whi...
This is the third article in a series that examines common house-hold products, how their manufacture and consumption affects the environment and how we can use less in our day-to-day lives. This arti...
In every kitchen there is a problem if the room temperature or the water temperature is below comfort level. Kitchen heating is thus essential to every home. Kitchen heating focuses on how best to mak...
The vast majority of people heat their homes with fuel oil, natural gas, or electricity. Demand for all three fuels is on the rise and the supply is not keeping pace. Naturally, this means prices are ...
"Baby, it's cold outside."Home heating costs have doubled over the past ten years, now representing 60% of the energy spent in Canadian homes. No one can predict how high fuel costs will go, however ...
By undertaking an energy audit in your own home you could save your family hundreds of dollars per annum in utility bills and play a role in saving our environment."What is a Home Energy Audit?" it...
Oil prices have risen again and this time it has been the biggest ever single gain. They jumped from $16.37 per barrel to an agonising $120. Not only will this have repercussions on investors, but it...
As the weather cools down, it's time to start thinking about energy efficient heating options. Fireplaces have long been a favorite among homeowners, as they create a wonderfully cozy ambience in any...
Your preparations for winter should be well underway or finished, but if you have not made any improvements to your home or purchased the items that will give you a warm winter, do not delay! If y...
With skyrocketing oil prices and growing concerns for our planet, homeowners around the country are searching for affordable and environmentally responsible ways to heat their homes during winter...