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Top 82 Energy-Saving Projects

  1. 61. How to Insulate Pipes

    Insulating cold-water pipes will prevent them from dripping condensation, and insulating hot-water pipes will prevent costly heat loss ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 62. State-of-the-Art Windows (03:54)

    Amy Matthews looks into the latest in state-of-the-art window technology.

  3. 63. Deep Energy Retrofit (03:59)

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

  4. 64. 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...

  5. 65. 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
  6. 66. 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
  7. 67. 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
  8. 68. Front Porch Addition (03:53)

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

  9. 69. Guaranteed Comfort

    Guaranteeing a comfortable home is not a fantasy. This DIY Network article explains how to go about designing a home to ensure satisfac...

  10. 70. 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. 71. High-Efficiency Roofing (00:52)

    Amy Matthews takes a look at a new high-efficiency roofing material.

  12. 72. International Builders Show (01:05)

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

  13. 73. 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...

  14. 74. 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.

  15. 75. LEED certification (01:34)

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

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