By cutting back on your energy use, you will be cutting back on your energy costs. From the extreme to the mundane, every energy-efficient change you make can reflect on your energy bill. There are dozens, if not hundreds, of simple things you can do to make your home and your life more energy-efficient. If you're ready to make a change, check out's tricks, tips and advice to become the biggest saver on your block!

How Do You Save Energy in the Fall?

Jordan Craven | Oct 5, 2017

With crisp breezes and colorful leaves, it's no surprise that fall is many Americans' favorite season of the year.

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How Do You Save Energy in the Fall?

Jordan Craven | Oct 5, 2017

With crisp breezes and colorful leaves, it's no surprise that fall is many Americans' favorite season of the year. Read More

What happens when you leave the lights on?

Gabriella Itzler | Sep 27, 2017

We all know the struggles of the morning rush – you snooze the alarm 5 times and then have to shower, get dressed, eat breakfast and speed out the door in 20 minutes flat. Read More

7 Tips to Keep Your Kid's Room Clean

The Team | Sep 25, 2017

Both parents and children dread those three dirty words: "Clean your room." Read More

How to Make Mornings More Energy Efficient

The Team | Sep 15, 2017

Becoming energy efficient isn’t as easy as turning off a light switch – OK, maybe it can be. Read More

How to Win the Tailgate – If Not the Game

Gabriella Itzler | Sep 6, 2017

Crisp air and brightly colored foliage signal the beginning of what most Americans consider the best season of the year: Football season.  And while football may be one of the nation’s favorite sports, it would be nothing without the incredible fan base that supports every loss and celebrates eve... Read More

College Dorm Energy Saving and Hazards Checklist

Gabriella Itzler | Aug 30, 2017

All over the country, college students are returning to classes. Read More

Celebrate National Thrift Store Day: Stay in Style and Benefit the Environment

Shelly White | Aug 17, 2017

See green, in more ways than one. Save money and benefit the environment by shopping secondhand. Read More

Summer Savings While the Kids Are Home

Heather Bailey | Jun 28, 2017

School's out – it's summertime and the kids are home enjoying their time off. Read More

Program Your Thermostat for Energy Savings

Celeste Fondeur | Jun 14, 2017

Summer is heating up and raising temperatures in your home. Read More

Save Up to $180 a Year with a Programmable Thermostat

Heather Bailey | Jun 1, 2017

Almost half of a homeowner's energy bills go toward heating and cooling the house, according to ENERGY STAR. Read More

9 Green Gifts for Your 2017 Grad

Celeste Fondeur | May 17, 2017

It's that time again; students from around the country are crossing the stage to collect their diploma and launch their new lives as working professionals. Read More

Celebrate Nurses – by Avoiding Them!

Heather Bailey | May 3, 2017

On May 6 – National Nurses Day – we celebrate people with some of the most thankless jobs. Read More

10 Do's and Don'ts for Adopting a Cat or Dog

Heather Bailey | Apr 26, 2017

Adopting a pet is a big decision. Read More

9 Tips to Reduce Stress

Celeste Fondeur | Apr 12, 2017

In honor of Stress Awareness Month, here are nine tips to reduce stress. Read More

What Should You Do with Leftover Fruit? Make a Smoothie!

The Team | Apr 5, 2017

One of the easiest ways to use leftover fruit is to throw it into a blender for a smoothie. Read More

Pack Your Lunch: The Eco-Friendly Choice

Shelly White | Mar 27, 2017

According to a Business Insider report, packing a lunch saves an average of $2,000 per year. Read More

5 Green Ways to Care for Your Non-Magical Roses

Celeste Fondeur | Mar 15, 2017

In the upcoming Beauty and the Beast live-action film, Beast is in a race against time to gain the love of Belle before his enchanted rose finishes wilting. Read More

6 Amazing Uses for Essential Oils to Try Today

Shelly White | Mar 8, 2017

A big part of caring for the environment is keeping chemicals out of it and opting for greener alternatives instead. Read More

Here's What Could Happen When You Unplug for 24 Hours

Shelly White | Mar 3, 2017

Ready, set, unplug! Read More

10 Energy-saving Tips for Spring

Heather Bailey | Mar 2, 2017

As the dreary winter days turn into the promise of spring, it's the perfect time to think of how you can prepare your home for the warm months ahead. Read More