Homeselfe Evaluation App $250 Visa Giftcard #Giveaway ENDS 12/23

What comes to mind when you hear "selfie?" What comes to mind when you hear "homeselfe?" Check out the video below to learn more. Homeselfe is a free app that provides you with a free report that can help you save money on your utility bills.  How do you think your home would fair when its' energy rating was accessed?  Head over to and take a Homeselfe today, it only takes five minutes and is totally free. Homeselfe is … [Read more...]

Cut Down On Energy Costs This Winter

Last December we decided that something had to be done about the bad drafts in our home.  You could feel the cool air coming in by all the windows and from underneath our front door.  Our home was built in 1995 and had all original double paned windows.  These old windows were allowing so much cold air into our home that our heat bill was enormous.  In order to keep from running our heater full time,  we used space heaters where needed such as in … [Read more...]

Questions To Ask When Ordering New Windows

A few months ago we decided to replace the windows in our home.  The drafts were horrible and many of them were extremely hard to open and close.  Our home was built in 1995 and the windows were ready for an upgrade.  We shopped around and even attended home shows where we could speak to vendors.  We narrowed it down to three window companies and then began to shop prices.  We decided on a window company, discussed everything with their salesman … [Read more...]

Energy Deregulation and What It Means to U.S.

Thomas Wichterman, Energy Savings Direct Founder, is on the mom blog to introduce us to Energy Savings Direct.  Meet Thomas: We have have all seen Deregulation in the past and maybe we didn't know it.  For those that don't know what Deregulation is, it is the removal or simplification of government rules and regulations that constrain the operation of market forces according to Wikipedia. We've seen it with the Airlines, then mobile phone … [Read more...]