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Three Ways to make your Home more Energy Efficient 8 Aug

Three Ways to make your Home more Energy Efficient

Well, after years of scraping and saving, my husband and I finally got enough together to put down a deposit on home of our own! The place is admittedly a fixer-upper, but the area is lovely and but the asking price was too good to ignore. We both felt that the money saved on the…

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Home Decorating Tips 6 Aug

Home Decorating Tips

If you are about to begin a decorating project, you will have the greatest chance of success if you plan. The home decorating tips included in this article will help you stay on track, on time, and thrilled with the results. Before you begin, create a file to hold everything you need to complete your…

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3 Natural Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Pimples Fast 16 Jun

3 Natural Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Pimples Fast

Pimples are a normal skin problem that will happen at the most inopportune time. Most of us have been in a situation where an annoyed red spot has developed the day before an important event. However, before you explore treatments to get rid of pimples, you need to know what causes pimples. In most cases,…

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Save Money on Auto Repair 16 May

Save Money on Auto Repair

Owning a car is one of the most expensive aspects of your yearly spending in the modern world. Modern cars require expensive equipment and electronic diagnostics system problems. However, you don’t have to know a lot about your cars and trucks, there are plenty of tasks that can keep a weekend mechanic busy for hours,…

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Starting to Build Your Own Furniture 5 May

Starting to Build Your Own Furniture

When I bought my first house last year, I found a used hammer in my father’s garage. A year before, I was able to cut a piece of wood by using my saws. Guess what, I have been able to save almost $3,000 by building my own furniture until now. It’s a miracle, but not…

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Troubleshooting Multifamily Energy Efficiency Finance 22 Apr

Troubleshooting Multifamily Energy Efficiency Finance

Yesterday I spoke on a panel put together by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) at a workshop investigating the barriers to and simplifiers needed for energy efficiency financing for the market rate multifamily sector. Get mind map and video notes Play the video to run through the highlights in ~7 minutes or download this…

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The First Real Estate and Energy Investment Mashup is Here! 22 Apr

The First Real Estate and Energy Investment Mashup is Here!

The media and web worlds gave us the term ‘mashup’ to describe the combining of different files, songs and other applications into a new piece of work. Now that definition can be extended to a new domain entirely — real estate and energy investing. Hunt Power has joined forces with TIAA-CREF, John Hancock Insurance and…

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Vet Your Metrics, Avoid Wrong investment Decisions With These Expert Questions 22 Apr

Vet Your Metrics, Avoid Wrong investment Decisions With These Expert Questions

Metrics are important to green building finance because they can help you prove the green value-add you’re getting from your sustainability or energy efficiency initiatives. First of all, they’ll drive the project choices that your company makes, which will determine the future state of the green finance or investment program that you’re running. Over time,…

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