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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 46. Geothermal System (02:16)

    This house uses geothermal mass to store heat energy in heating & cooling.

  2. 47. Solar Lights (01:00)

    A DIY Basic about accentuating outdoor living space with solar lighting.

  3. 48. Energy-Efficient Homes (02:22)

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

  4. 49. Nana Wall (02:01)

    The nana wall, six folding glass panels, is this home's passive solar core.

  5. 50. How to Install an Outdoor Shower

    Ed Del Grande from Ed the Plumber, demonstrates how to install an outdoor shower complete with a solar water heater.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 51. Using Solar Panels (01:49)

    A visit to Evergreen Solar, where sunlight is harnessed for electricity.

  7. 52. How to Use Solarization to Keep Soil in Great Shape

    Solarization employs plastic to heat up the soil, eliminating garden pests and diseases that overwinter in the soil.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 53. Focus on Landscape Lighting (00:01:13)

    Jay shares tips on installing accent and safety lighting in a landscape.

  9. 54. The Simple Life (03:40)

    A house in the country gets a dose of Hollywood glamour in the master bath.

  10. 55. Solar Tube (00:48)

    Here are tips for successfully installing a solar tube skylight.

  11. 56. Solar Lights (01:00)

    A DIY Basic about accentuating outdoor living space with solar lighting.

  12. 57. Absorption Chiller (02:20)

    Using solar collectors & the energy from heated water to cool your house.

  13. 58. Solarizing Soil (02:18)

    Reduce disease in your garden by solarizing your soil. .

  14. 59. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

    Enhance your home's exterior appearance with these landscape lighting tips.

  15. 60. Energy Dashboard (01:43)

    This monitor helps teach a home's occupants about their energy use.

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