Published in “October 2013”


Bounce Energy Wishes Everyone a Happy Halloween!

After a week or so of sharing all sorts of tips about how you can make your Halloween costume and/or party all that it can be (including stories about 3 real haunted houses), the big day has finally arrived! Tonight is the night you get to dress up in the outfit you've been [...]

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True Stories of Haunted Houses in Texas, Pennsylvania, and New York

It's the way wizened, skeletal tree branches scratch at the dank, gray, vault-like sky. Or the way the wind whirls brown, lifeless leaves fleetingly into a human shape. Is the hair on the back of your neck tingling? Do you feel an other-worldly presence? Do you feel you're b [...]

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Bounce Energy Halloween Ideas

October’s Most Popular Pins: It’s Halloween on Pinterest!

  Halloween is this Thursday, and we’ve been anticipating it all month. If you’ve been following our #HolidayIdeas Pinterest Board this October, you've noticed we have shared everything from pumpkin carving hacks and costume ideas to food and party tricks. Here a [...]

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10 Life Hacks for a Spooky Halloween Party

Halloween is a big night for many people. So big, that it can take days of preparation and lots of money to find the perfect decorations to make the night just right. This year, save time and money while increasing the fun and creativity level with these engaging Halloween [...]

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Enjoying Favorite Fall Memories with the Bounce Energy Staff

The first inklings of fall have finally arrives in Houston, and many of our co-workers are really excited. Not only do we get to break out our coats and sweaters, but the highs have finally dropped out of the 90’s and the 80’s are soon to be a distant memory (hopefully). [...]

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6 Fun Family Getaways to Enjoy this Fall

Bummed you missed out on a summer family getaway? Well, fall can be the perfect time to plan a family vacation. It’s after the peak travel season of summer and before holiday travel prices kick in, so families can find cheaper prices, less people, and great weather (in mos [...]

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Pool Maintenance Tips to Prepare for Fall Weather and Beyond

With summer gone, it's time for Texas pool owners to close down their pools. Pools are expensive recreation investments that every family enjoys having, so if you have a pool you want to protect that investment. Winter brings frigid temperatures (yes, even in Texas), and the [...]

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11 Yard Work Ideas for Your Fall To-Do List

Fall is a season not only for harvest but also time to get your yard ready for a long winter's nap. With snow having already fallen in some parts of the country, you can bet that cold winter winds and ice are not far behind. Are you ready? Me neither. Not to worry, though [...]

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Finding Fire - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 2 | Bounce Energy Blog

Prepare Your Fireplace for Winter Weather — Your Fall Flue-To-Do List

If your home has a fireplace, the soft crackling of fallen leaves under your feet may remind you of spending toasty evenings watching the flames. That crackling should also remind you about the cinders, ash, and soot that you promised back in the spring to clean up before [...]

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Celebrate National Energy Awareness Month by Learning about Energy Usage around Your Home

October is not just important for Oktoberfest or Halloween. It's also National Energy Awareness Month! The White House has chosen this October to underscore the national importance of energy not only to our economy, but also its effect on our security and environmental well [...]

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