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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.

Materials

  • nails
  • thermostat
  • block of wood
  • tempered glass pane
  • quarter-round
  • loose fiberglass insulation

Tools

  • cordless drill
  • gloves
  • mask
  • sandpaper
  • screwdriver
  • hammer
  • level
  • utility knife
  • insulation blower

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