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Top 80 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 31. Install a High-Efficiency Replacement Bath Fan and Light

    Reduce your home's electrical bill by installing this energy-saving unit.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 32. 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...

  3. 33. How to Install a Heated Tile Floor

    A radiant-heat floor can save homeowners up to 25 percent in energy bills. These step-by-step instructions show how to install a radian...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  4. 34. Energy-Saving Tax Credits (00:01:02)

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

  5. 35. NuCedar PVC Siding (02:18)

    Kevin takes a look at NuCedar PVC siding, a durable alternative to wood.

  6. 36. LEED certification (01:34)

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

  7. 37. Improve Home-Energy Efficiency With a Ceiling Fan

    Save money and energy with these step-by-step instructions on how to install a ceiling fan.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 38. 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
  9. 39. 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
  10. 40. How to Replace Weather Stripping

    These basic instructions demonstrate how to replace weather stripping in a home in order to improve energy efficiency.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 41. More Efficient Home (04:07)

    Amy looks at ways existing homes can be made more energy efficient.

  12. 42. Tips on Increasing Attic-Insulation Efficiency

    Houses can lose a lot of heat through the attic space. DIY experts explain how much insulation should be in an attic and offer tips on ...

  13. 43. Living Green on a Budget

    DIYNetwork.com has 46 practical tips for reducing living costs, lower utility bills and save energy.

  14. 44. 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
  15. 45. Warming Up to Radiant Flooring

    Promising warm toes and lower heat bills, in-floor heating systems are becoming more popular in American bathrooms.

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