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Top 82 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 16. House Built to Last 500 Years (03:41)

    Kevin O'Connor visits a "monolithic dome" house, built to last 500 years.

  2. 17. Replacing a Slider With Hinged Doors

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on replacing a slider with hinged doors.

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  3. 18. 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 ...

  4. 19. 14 Ways To Go Green and Save Money

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

  5. 20. How to Install Suspended-Rail Halogen Track-Lights

    This low-cost lighting system will give a home office a smart facelift.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 21. Updating a Thermostat (00:01:01)

    Jay swaps out a dated thermostat with a new, energy-efficient model.

  7. 22. 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...

  8. 23. How to Save Home Energy

    Small steps can stop big heating or cooling leaks all around your home.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 24. Walls: Exterior Walls

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

  10. 25. How To Install a Water-Heater Timer

    Save money on electric bills with a water-heater timer, which enables you to set specific on and off times for water-heater operation.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  11. 26. LEED certification (01:34)

    Learn about the LEED rating system and its implications for homeowners.

  12. 27. Creating Energy Efficient Windows

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on creating energy efficient windows.

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  13. 28. Health-Friendly Radiant Heat Flooring

    Heating and air systems, water heaters, dryers and kitchen ranges can make our homes more comfortable and convenient. But these modern ...

  14. 29. Replace a Furnace Filter

    Choosing the right filter will improve the cleanliness and efficiency of your home's heating system.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 30. How to Create a Smart Home

    Smart technology can give your home added value and convenience.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate

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