Archive for the “Save Money” Category


How Do I Retrofit-Install a Ceiling Fan? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Do I Retrofit-Install a Ceiling Fan?

Welcome to the How Do I Do This? series from Bounce Energy. Each month, we’ll dive into 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 for other [...]

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The Texas Renewable Energy Ripple Effect

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 Shop for Home Improvement Projects - Radiant Energy Barrier | Bounce Energy Blog

What is a Radiant Energy Barrier?

While most homeowners love their homes, not every home is perfect. There are either one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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 [...]

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3 New Year’s Resolutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Home

Too often, homeowners wanting to take on a major DIY energy efficient project, like air sealing, insulation, or crawlspace encapsulation, get overwhelmed by the complexity of the whole project and give up before even trying. It’s a lot like when the alarm goes off early in [...]

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Create Your Own Budget-Friendly Holiday Cards with Our 8 Projects | Bounce Energy Blog

Create Your Own Budget-Friendly Holiday Cards with Our 8 Projects

If there’s one tradition I stick to during the holidays, it’s sending cards to people I love. In this digital age, there’s something old-fashioned and romantic about creating a handwritten note and sending it to someone else’s home. [caption id="attachment_2208 [...]

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What DO I Buy on Black Friday? | Bounce Energy Blog

What DO I Buy on Black Friday?

Thanksgiving is this week, which means it's also time for Black Friday! With the chaos and hype that surrounds this day, it’s hard to know what is truly a good deal versus something that's not. To keep your eyes on the prize and to get the most out of your shopping [...]

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What Do I NOT Buy on Black Friday? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Do I NOT Buy on Black Friday?

Black Friday is this week, which means there will be chaos and deals galore in stores all around the country. However, with all the hyperbole that surrounds this day, it’s easy to get carried away and lose sight of the good deals amidst the bad deals. To help you n [...]

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Save Money with Our Six Inexpensive Ideas for Fall Décor | Bounce Energy Blog

Save Money with Our Six Inexpensive Ideas for Fall Décor

I love to decorate for the fall. There’s a child-like excitement that comes over me when I see pumpkins and fall wreathes. Thanks to the wonders of Pinterest and Instagram, it's easier than ever to find interesting ways to decorate your home for autumn, especially if you [...]

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How Can I Make My Electricity Bill More Affordable & Predictable Each Month? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Can I Make My Electricity Bill More Affordable & Predictable Each Month?

Speaking from personal experience, living on a limited income can be quite difficult - and that's putting it mildly. The necessities of daily life leave little wiggle room for any enjoyable extras, and even the necessities may have to be prioritized based on your budget. [...]

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What Energy Efficiency Projects Offer a Quick Return on My Investment? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Energy Efficiency Projects Offer a Quick Return on My Investment?

Understanding Where and How to Invest Your Money into Helpful Home Improvements You might be surprised to learn that most basic energy efficiency projects start paying you back at the time of installation. Generally speaking, you will notice improved comfort either rig [...]

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