Two Awesome Websites to Determine Your Roof’s Potential – Coming to a US City Near YouMapdwell Just saw this neat new website on Greenbuilder Media that looks at the solar potential for solar panels in certain US cities. Developed by the brains at MIT, it will give you a pretty good idea of whether or not your home is solar ready. However, as the...
Green Solar Power Benefits and GuidelinesThere are quite a few reasons why you can simply agree that spending a smaller amount of hard earned cash on high energy bills around your home is preferable. Making sure your bills are low however can be a real challenge, especially if you don’t know what you’re...
Tips for Choosing the Right Solar PV Panels and InstallersEver since the microFIT program was introduced in Ontario I’ve noticed that every time I go to a home show there are more and more solar panel installers. Five years ago I used to joke that home shows were all about appliances and hot tubs. I suppose that now I...
Tankless Hot Water Systems — Benefits and Drawbacks
There are pros and cons to tankless water heaters. We list them in this short article.
Energy-Wise Landscape Design
A review of a book that helps homeowners lower their heating and cooling costs through the effect use of landscape design.
Toronto’s Waste Initiatives: Are they Working?
A look at recent waste diversion initiatives implemented by the city of Toronto.
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