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Cut Your Energy Bills Now: 150 Smart Ways to Save Money and Make Your Home More Comfortable and Green

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We have all heard the news: oil prices have exceeded $100 a barrel and natural gas rates have exploded by 74% over the past four years. And these costs will continue to rise. So how can the average homeowner lower their energy bill and still maintain a comfortable, healthy, and green house? The answer is: Bruce Harley's Cut Your Energy Bills Now. Offering eye-opening incentives and easily achievable methods, Harley's uncluttered and organized approach will not only benefit the environment, it will help anyone ...

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Overview

We have all heard the news: oil prices have exceeded $100 a barrel and natural gas rates have exploded by 74% over the past four years. And these costs will continue to rise. So how can the average homeowner lower their energy bill and still maintain a comfortable, healthy, and green house? The answer is: Bruce Harley's Cut Your Energy Bills Now. Offering eye-opening incentives and easily achievable methods, Harley's uncluttered and organized approach will not only benefit the environment, it will help anyone reduce their heating, cooling, and electrical expenses. Highlighted by numbered tips and techniques for easy reference, the book presents a treasure trove of simple and inexpensive ways for cutting energy costs by up to 20% — and even 40% in some cases.

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Put your utility bill on a diet with this handy book. Harley (Insulate & Weatherize) is an energy-efficiency expert with a lot of good advice. About 150 tips and pieces of information are provided to assist homeowners in taking control of their energy costs. A great buy for public libraries.


—Karen Ellis
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781600850707
  • Publisher: Taunton Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/9/2008
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 10.60 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Bruce Harley is a noted expert on energy-efficient residential construction and renovation. A long-time engineer, he has helped diagnose and repair such varied problems as building air leakage, indoor air quality, HVAC system failures, plus combustion and moisture issues. Bruce has also led national seminars on energy-efficient residential construction, codes, building science, and mechanical systems.

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