Posts Tagged “DIY”

How to Build a Command Center in Your Home | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Build a Command Center in Your Home

Communication is key to a household running smoothly, whether you’re a part of a large family or have multiple roommates. Homework needs to be done on time, bills need to be paid, animals need to be fed and messages must be sent and received for life to float along with ea [...]

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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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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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How Do I Install An Outside Outlet For Christmas Lights? | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Install an Outside Outlet for Christmas Lights

[caption id="attachment_24404" align="alignleft" width="288"] Installing an outdoor outlet can make decorating for the holidays easier and safer![/caption] Welcome to the How Do I Do This? series from Bounce Energy. Each month, we’ll dive into what you need to know to s [...]

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How to Shop for Old Window Repairs

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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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 Shop for Sealing & Insulating Ductwork | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Shop for Sealing & Insulating Ductwork

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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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

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 Repair Water-Damaged Drywall | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Repair Water-Damaged Drywall

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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How Do I Choose the Right Surge Protector?

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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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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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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