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Bratislava Apartment
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block of color and space-saving efficiency.
3. Ask your landlord to lower the water heating temperature. Changing the water heater to the "warm" setting
heat possible. The higher the heat, the more chemicals are released.Hand wash pots and pans with nonabrasive cleaners such as castile soap to avoid scratching
setting with a maximum temp of 120 degrees will save energy and prevent accidental burns. This is especially important if you ever have little ones around the
a shelving unit like this one so you gain additional storage at the same time. Going for a piece on wheels will allow you to reconfigure the space at will
“Color” — Nyel Gonzales
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style of glass going to floor and no basin - is this tough for controlling water outside of shower?
Teak Oil on the mats, which provide a really nice finish, but will wash away over time. It will not stain the concrete (however you will have to lift them
what about band of frosted where water hits
Simplifying a complex flooring system to a single material is smart, efficient and cost effective. Green your concrete with recycled aggregates such as
the fly ash if coal isn't produced in your region, as the transportation energy negates any green cred).This bath handsomely warms up concrete's cool vibe
“master bath idea” — gharborgrl
Bianchi Design
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Rancho Nuevo
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love the color, so warm and natural. Beautiful work - thanks for your time!
sprayer, applied to the top of the concrete while it is setting up, so he can wash it later. It's chemical name is B R O W N S U G A R.
Energy efficient desk...Water barrel pattern
“Cover. Landscaping” — patricia011
Metro Solar
Solar Hot Water
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U.S. Department of Energy estimates that monthly bills drop by 50 to 80 percent after a solar water heater is installed. An excellent page on its website
Add a solar water heater. Heating water accounts for
a solar water heater. Heating water accounts for a huge chunk of our energy usage. Solar is a great way to heat water with a renewable energy source —
a solar water heater. Heating water accounts for a huge chunk of our energy usage. Solar is a great way to heat water with a renewable energy source —
exchanger, transferring the heat to the potable water you end up using. These systems are generally more efficient and resistant to freezing temperatures than
Project: Installing a solar thermal panel to provide hot water for residential use (either to be used right away or as part of a hydronic radiant heating
“solar water heater” — dayutresna
Synthesis Design Inc.
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Pushing the Envelope
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care of and maintain my furnace. Hopefully it will last for a really long time.
instant heat for quick showers and small hot water quantities with a n instant response, minimizing water wasted down the drain while getting to desired
with large tub) each in separate areas of the home. I live in Italy and our energy costs are WAY higher than those on the US/Canada so I'm looking for alternatives
boiler delivers the same temperature when calling for large quantities of hot water. The on demand shuts off and allows boiler to provide the need.
insulation under your new concrete slab, greatly improving the basement's energy efficiency. That new slab also adds the ability to install radiant” “part of a
“Unfinished basement ideas” — Geoff Pusko
Joel Kelly Design
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Beach Condo Renovation
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independently, saving water, energy and detergent.
You should run only full loads. If you generally have small loads to wash, consider buying a do
use less than 2 gallons of water each, work independently, saving water, energy and detergent.
work independently, saving water, energy and detergent.
Smaller dishwasher is more efficient and saves water
4. Consider a smaller dishwasher. Today’s modern, efficient dishwashers can save a great deal of water. Scrape dishes instead of rinsing them before loading
loads to wash, consider buying a double-drawer model, such as the Fisher Paykel one shown here. The drawers, which use less than 2 gallons of water each,
work independently, saving water, energy and detergent.
“under counter dishwasher” — karenw2811
Solterre Design
Solterre Concept House
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Corson shares a few energy conservation tips she learned from her off-grid, solar-powered home: ◦Use one appliance at a time. At breakfast this means
” To supplement electricity at those times, her house has a back-up generator. This way even when renewable-energy sources are low, she won’t be caught
really live off-grid and to test the efficiency of the systems in which to do that,” Corson says. Solar panels heat water and charge batteries for all the
someone considering an off-grid lifestyle. It’s about knowing how to conserve energy.She says that in her own solar home, “We are often low on power with a gray
really live off-grid and to test the efficiency of the systems in which to do that,” Corson says. Solar panels heat water and charge batteries for all the
“Dad's home” — Carmen Jiron
Noel Cross+Architects
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Villa Terra
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finish eliminates need for painted walls. 13. High Efficiency Windows Use of energy efficient dual pane thermal glazing with “Low e” coating at all
Heat Floor Use of hydronic radiant floor heating system saves energy, is more efficient for residential heating, is more comfortable for inhabitants, and
Heat Pump - Ground source heat pump uses geothermal energy to heat the house and domestic water, greatly reducing natural gas and fossil fuel consumption
retaining heat in winter, greatly reducing the heating and cooling loads and energy use. 2. High Content Fly Ash Concrete Foundation Use of high content (25%)
Especially, what do you mean by "portals"? The exterior lighting is pretty normal, just surface mounted fixtures, bought anywhere. Perhaps what you are seeing
“Love the colour of the garage door - I have a warm beige stucco two storey home with Carmel colour r” — 17eliot
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