Posts Tagged “save money”


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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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 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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Shopping for Residential Solar —How to Shop for Home Improvement Projects | Bounce Energy Blog

Shopping for Residential Solar —How to Shop for Home Improvement Projects

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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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

Electricity use adds up all over the home, and teaching our children about conserving energy is important. Not only will they grow up to be considerate of their energy usage, and in turn save mom and dad a few dollars, but they’ll understand that electricity, water, and ot [...]

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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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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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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Slow Cooker Bratwurst and Potatoes with Christmas Ale | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Slow Cooker Bratwurst and Potatoes with Christmas Ale

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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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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