Green Tip of the Month

Since the weather is cooler in south Florida now and thoughts of turning on the heat occur, save energy at home by opening all the blinds and curtains. Doing so allows a great deal more sunlight to filter through your windows. The greenhouse effect can work to your advantage for a change. If your windows are double-paned for insulation purposes, they will not only hold the heat better, but they will also allow the light’s energy to be magnified to create a warmer interior for your home.

Other money (and energy) saving tips include: