Archive for the “Energy Efficiency” Category


How Do I Do This? —How To Stop AC Water Leak

How to Stop AC Water Leak

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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How to Choose the Best Electricity Provider for You | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Choose the Best Texas Electricity Provider for You

Life in Texas is hard to beat. One thing that makes life great in the Lone Star State is your ability to choose your own energy provider in most areas, thanks to deregulation. This puts you in charge because you can choose the energy provider that best fits with your budget [...]

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4 Energy-Efficient Summer Recipes | Bounce Energy Blog

4 Energy-Efficient Summer Recipes

Summer is the perfect time to have fun with your family, but not a great time to heat up your home. Use these four fun and energy efficient summer recipes to keep your family and energy bill cool. Sweet and Savory Slow Cooker Breakfast Bake Enjoy a more leisurely mor [...]

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How to Lower Your Summer Electricity Bill | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Lower Your Summer Electricity Bill

To escape the heat of Texas summers, we use our air conditioners a lot.  When your AC runs almost constantly to keep up with the long stretches of 90-plus degree heat (and high humidity), saving energy may seem like a tall order. You can reduce your electric bill by [...]

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Exploring Renewable Energy Technology - June 2017 | Bounce Energy Blog

Exploring Renewable Energy Technology – June 2017

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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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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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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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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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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