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Top 80 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 31. Change a Bulb, Change the World, Save Some Green

    DIY Network explains how installing energy-saving fluorescent bulbs will not only help save the planet, it will help save your budget.

  2. 32. Energy Efficient Round Houses (03:51)

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

  3. 33. 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
  4. 34. 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
  5. 35. Insulation and Air Quality: ERV

    DIY Network shares information about an energy recovery ventilator.

  6. 36. Deep Energy Retrofit (03:59)

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

  7. 37. Tips on Saving Energy and Money

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

  8. 38. All About Air Conditioning

    DIY experts explain how an efficient system and well-sealed ducts are critical in keeping a home cool, and a well-planned HVAC system c...

  9. 39. How to Install Landscaping Lights

    Solar-powered lights are a good option when there's no electrical source nearby.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 40. Weatherproof Your Home

    Use the step-by-step instructions in these projects to weatherproof your home and decrease your energy bills.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 41. Energy-Saving Tax Credits

    Learn how to save on utility bills and get U.S. government tax credits at the same time.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    --
  12. 42. How to Insulate a Home

    You can be comfortable, save money and reduce energy use with insulation.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 43. How to Insulate a Garage Door

    There are a couple of ways you can go about insulating your garage door to save a bundle of energy costs

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 44. 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...

  15. 45. Energy Saving Home Interior (04:00)

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

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