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How To Improve Home Energy Efficiency

Learn how to install insulation, weather stripping and a programmable thermostat to make a home more energy efficient.

These three step-by-step articles will demonstrate how to reduce the amount of energy used in a home.
  • Time

    1 hour

  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Add Roof Insulation

These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to install insulation in an attic using a portable insulation blower.

  • Time

    Under Half Day

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Replace Weather Stripping

These basic instructions demonstrate how to replace weather stripping in a home in order to improve energy efficiency.

  • Time

    30 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Update a System with a Programmable Thermostat

Improve a home's energy efficiency with these step-by-step instructions that demonstrate how to install a programmable thermostat.

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