Published in “May 2017”

Does My Home Need Attic Ventilation Fans? | Bounce Energy Blog

Does My Home Need Attic Ventilation Fans?

While most homeowners love their homes, not every home is perfect. There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen. And then there’s occasional “uh-oh” of the une [...]

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Enjoy the Holiday Weekend with These Party Recipes

Memorial Day weekend is a time to be with our friends and family and celebrate our freedom. If you plan on having a Memorial Day get-together, try these energy-efficient and party-worthy recipes. Cheesy Steak Stuffed Mushrooms These hearty mushrooms are the perfect [...]

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6 Broiler Safety Tips – Cooking with Kids, Part 4

Welcome to Cooking with Kids from Bounce Energy! Think of the kitchen as a science lab or a living classroom. It contains so many elements that can provide hands-on learning opportunities for your kids – measuring, learning temperature, time, chemistry, fermentation, and [...]

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How to Prepare a First Aid Kit for Babies | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Prepare a First Aid Kit for Babies [Infographic]

A well-stocked first aid kit can help you respond effectively to common injuries and emergencies. Be sure to include all family essentials in the kit - especially baby essentials. So, what do I need in a first aid kit for my baby? This infographic will guide you on what t [...]

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How To Install/Replace A Fan Control Switch

Welcome to the How Do I Do This? series from Bounce Energy. Each month, we’ll dive into what it what you need to know to shop for, install, or repair those things in your home to keep your life affordable and convenient. Plus, you’ll (hopefully) learn some useful tips fo [...]

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Learn a Pioneer Skill - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 5 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learn a Pioneer Skill – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 5

Pioneer times were tough, and we would never suggest life without modern plumbing, refrigeration, or electricity! But with the fast pace of modern life, some folks have decided to learn skills from bygone eras. This includes purchasing local products made closer to hom [...]

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Summer Activities to Do With Your Kids | Bounce Energy Blog

Summer Activities to Do With Your Kids

Summer is coming! Have you got a bucket of ideas of what to do with your kiddos over the course of the next three months? We’ve got you covered on ways to spend some affordable quality time with your kids that will also keep their brains, as well as their bodies, active o [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build a Bottle Speaker

[caption id="attachment_23027" align="alignright" width="300"] It looks like a 2-liter bottle but it's actually a speaker —and you can learn how to make one yourself.[/caption] Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a crea [...]

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How to Throw an Energy-Efficient Summer Party | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Throw an Energy-Efficient Summer Party

Did someone say “party”? When it’s blazing hot outside, party prep and the bash itself can build up unwanted heat in your home and put your air conditioner on overtime. Whether you’re hosting your child’s graduation party or you’re just getting some friends toge [...]

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What Are Microgrids?

Welcome to Exploring Renewable Energy Technology from Bounce Energy! Because the ERCOT portion of Texas can be thought of as a “walled garden,” renewable energy sources in Texas now make up a significant portion of the energy supply mix. It’s also a dynamic technology [...]

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