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Great, Green Alternatives
To Cool Your Home
No matter where you live, you'll want your living spaces to be a comfortable temperature without increasing your energy bills. This is particularly true in the warmer months, which is why we've compiled a list of some simple eco-friendly strategies to help you stay cool while cutting your air conditioning (AC) costs.
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Eco-Friendly Living Tips
Living an eco-friendly lifestyle is beneficial to the environment and to your health. Even simple steps will not only reduce the causes of global warming and pollution, but will save money and create a healthier home environment for you and your family.

Modern conveniences, which are designed to make life easier, often heat up the home. Luckily, a few changes in your routine can go a long way towards keeping your house cool. Electronic appliances, such as televisions and computers, emit heat even when not in use but can easily be switched on and off if plugged into a power strip.
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You can utilize Mother Nature to your advantage by learning various weather patterns. For example, many coastal areas have a predictable onshore sea breeze. You can funnel that breeze into your house by opening your windows and it will flush heat out of it on the other side. Try planting a hedge or a row of trees in a strategic place to help funnel cooling winds into your house.




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