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Top 82 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 46. 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...

  2. 47. How to Have an Energy Efficient Home

    Taking these simple steps around your home will help reduce the amount of energy you waste and lower your bills.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 48. Energy-Efficient Homes (02:22)

    Pulte Homes is building money-saving features into a new development.

  4. 49. Creating Energy Efficient Windows

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

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

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

  6. 51. 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.

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    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 52. Adding Easy Cabinet Lights (00:01:00)

    Automated energy-saving lights are an easy fix for dark corner cabinets.

  8. 53. Installing Energy-Saving Tips for Windows

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on installing energy-saving tips for Windows.

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  9. 54. 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 ...

  10. 55. 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
  11. 56. Tips on Weatherproofing Doors and Windows

    DIY experts offer tips on weatherproofing doors and windows -- and lowering energy bills.

  12. 57. 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. 58. Energy-Saving Tax Credits

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

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  14. 59. Front Porch Addition (03:53)

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

  15. 60. High Efficiency Fireplace (03:55)

    Increase fireplace efficiency with two energy-saving products.

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