Archive for the “Home Improvement” 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 Do I Control My Home’s Rain Runoff? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Do I Control My Home’s Rain Runoff?

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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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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How to Retrieve Items Lost Down the Drain | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Get a Ring Out of the Drain

  How to Retrieve Items Lost Down the Drain Losing a ring down a drain can be a painful blend of embarrassment and frustration.  It's an ancient plot device for a TV situation comedy: the soon-to-be bride loses her expensive engagement ring down the drain b [...]

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Easy and Green Ways to Clean Your Grill | Bounce Energy Blog

Easy and Green Ways to Clean Your Grill

After months of sitting dormant in a garage or beneath the deck, your grill can end up doing a lot of work during the summer months. And though you might have put it away clean — or relatively clean — it doesn’t take much more than a couple weekends of sizzling well-fo [...]

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Maintenance Tips for Your First Home | Bounce Energy Blog

Maintenance Tips for Your First Home

Buying your first home is exciting. It's a great investment and unlike an apartment, you can finally do what you want to the place. But when something breaks, it’s no longer Mr. Landlord to the rescue. It’s all on you to get it fixed and functioning again. But don� [...]

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How to Clean Your Bathroom Using Green Cleaning Methods | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Clean Your Bathroom Using 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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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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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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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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How to Clean My Walls and Baseboards Using Green Cleaning Methods | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Clean Your Walls and Baseboards Using 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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