Archive for the “Green” Category

How to Compost | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Compost

Reducing your carbon footprint is something we are all thinking about. Beyond recycling, buying locally grown foods, and choosing reusable products, how else can we reduce our waste and limit what we add to the landfill? Composting is one way, and the benefits of composting [...]

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5 Ways to Replace Disposable Products | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Ways to Replace Disposable Products

With the increasing amount of waste in landfills, many people have started opting for a little or no waste lifestyle. Having just a mason jar's worth of trash for an entire year may seem like an intimidating feat, but there are small ways in which you can start to produce l [...]

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Indoor Winter Activities and Crafts Ideas | Bounce Energy Blog

7 Indoor Winter Activities & Crafts Ideas for Kids

Winter weather can sometimes turn into snow, sleet, rain or bitter chill. Depending on where you live, this can lead to a fun day of sledding outside in the freshly fallen snow, or staying indoors where the climate is warm and dry. Rather than turning to electronics, the i [...]

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Bring in the New Year Like the Pioneers- Pioneer Life in the 21st Century | Bounce Energy Blog

Bring in the New Year Like the Pioneers- Pioneer Life in the 21st Century

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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How to Shop for Energy Efficient Windows | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Shop for Energy Efficient Windows

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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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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Exploring Renewable Energy Technology, December 2017 | Bounce Energy Blog

Exploring Renewable Energy Technology, December 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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How Do I Clean My Garage with Green Cleaning Methods? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Do I Clean My Garage with Green Cleaning Methods?

Welcome to Green Cleaning Solutions from Bounce Energy! In this series, we will share our best practices, favorite tips, and homegrown cleaning recipes – all designed to keep your home clean using environmentally friendly products and methods. We’ll help you skip the g [...]

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Prepare for the Holidays With Green Cleaning Methods | Bounce Energy Blog

Prepare for Christmas With Green Cleaning Methods

Welcome to Green Cleaning Solutions from Bounce Energy! In this series, we will share our best practices,  favorite tips, and homegrown cleaning recipes – all designed to keep your home clean using environmentally friendly products and methods. We’ll help you skip the [...]

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How Do I Clean Out A Clothes Dryer? | Bounce Energy Bog

How Do I Clean A Clothes Dryer?

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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Holiday Decorating - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century | Bounce Energy Blog

DIY Rustic Holiday Decorating – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 10

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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