DIY Network

DIY Network/Topics /

Energy-Saving

Top 82 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 16. LEED certification (01:34)

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

  2. 17. How to Insulate an Exterior Door

    There are several types of weatherstripping products available for exterior doors. Here are the most common types and how to install th...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. Walls: Exterior Walls

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

  4. 19. 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 ...

  5. 20. Install a New Thermostat

    Improve your home’s heating efficiency and save money by installing a new programmable thermostat.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 21. Making Your Home Airtight

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on making your home airtight.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    --
  7. 22. Energy Saving Home Interior (04:00)

    Visit a home that tests the limits of energy-saving technology.

  8. 23. Energy Efficient Round Houses (03:51)

    Kevin tours round homes ideal for energy efficiency and mountain views.

  9. 24. How to Install a Tin Roof

    Metal roofs help conserve energy by reflecting heat in the summer, saving owners up to 40 percent on energy costs and making for a more...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $10,000 - $15,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  10. 25. Tips on Saving Energy and Money

    DIY Network shares some tips for saving energy and avoiding costly heating bills.

  11. 26. Energy-Conservation Tips

    DIY Network makes it easy to cut costs and reduce utility bills with these energy-conservation tips.

  12. 27. Stylish Energy Efficient Bath Lighting

    Energy codes and utility bills are making energy efficient lighting a must. DIY experts suggest products that are functional and fashio...

  13. 28. International Builders Show (01:05)

    At the IBS in Vegas, Amy looks at an energy-saving water heater heat pump.

  14. 29. Install an Electric Fireplace

    Replace a wood-burning fireplace with a decorative, energy-efficient electric hearth.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  15. 30. 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...

Advertisement

How-To Videos