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Top 82 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 16. Energy-Saving Tax Credits (00:01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for Energy-Saving Tax Credits.

  2. 17. The Importance of Air Sealing Your New Home

    Learning how to properly air seal your home is extremely important for maximizing efficiency. DIY Network explains how to properly go a...

  3. 18. Understanding the Building Envelope

    To understand how it's possible to make a home efficient you need to understand what the building envelope is. Here, DIY Network expert...

  4. 19. How to Weather Strip Your Home

    Weather stripping and caulking your home will not only keep the elements out, but it will help reduce your energy costs. Here's the bes...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. How to Install a Tankless Water Heater

    Tankless water heaters save space and energy. Paul Ryan gives step-by-step instructions on how to install a tankless hot water heater.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  6. 21. Deep Energy Retrofit (03:59)

    Learn how a deep energy retrofit can help you save money and your house.

  7. 22. Install a Gas Fireplace Insert

    DIY Network expert Paul Ryan shows how to upgrade your drafty old wood-burning fireplace with an energy-efficient gas fireplace insert...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 23. Energy Efficiency Tips

    Everyone wants to conserve energy these days. DIY Network's Today Show Tips has some creative ideas that'll help make a home green the ...

  9. 24. 14 Ways To Go Green and Save Money

    DIY Network has simple ways to become eco-friendly and save a few dollars.

  10. 25. 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.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 26. Front Porch Addition (03:53)

    Neal and Sarah want to add an open porch to the flat front of their home.

  12. 27. Natural Light

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  13. 28. Solar Powered Attic Fan: An Overview of Energy Saving Features

    Solar innovations can be easily incorporated into a daily lifestyle, without sacrificing style or comfort. Check out these energy savin...

  14. 29. Walls: Exterior Walls

    DIY Network explains everything you need to know about exterior walls.

  15. 30. How to Insulate Pipes

    Insulating cold-water pipes will prevent them from dripping condensation, and insulating hot-water pipes will prevent costly heat loss ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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