It seems cooking on induction cooktops is all the rage these days. Its combination of technology, design and energy efficiency has induction cooking poised to take over from traditional gas or electric cooktops. But what exactly is induction cooking and how does it work? What is induction cooking? Simply put, induction cooking is any cooking process utilizing the process of … [Read more...] about Induction cooktops: an introduction to efficiency
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The entire purpose of securing a fixed mortgage loan is so that you have peace of mind in knowing exactly how much you will pay each month on your house note. While the interest rate you pay on your mortgage will not change when you have a fixed mortgage loan, you should be aware of the fact that your mortgage payments can technically go up when you have an escrow account set … [Read more...] about BEWARE of rising mortgage payments
Your cooking range is probably one of the most often used appliances in your home. As a result, it can account for a considerable amount of the energy used in your home. The good news is that there are ways to cook more efficiently on your range. This article will serve as a primer to help you keep enjoying the use of your range, but at a significant savings. Savings begin … [Read more...] about How to use your cooking range more efficiently
Just as with any dance, you have to learn the steps. The Dishwasher Boogie is no exception. Leading with the correct steps produces both efficiency and sparkling results. Modern dishwashers are more effective than ever. With a little effort, yours can maintain its effectiveness and increase its efficiency. Modern dishwashers use less water, less energy and less detergent … [Read more...] about Dishwasher Boogie: a dance of dishwasher efficiency tips
When was the last time you decided to clean the air ducts in your house? It will not be surprising if it was a long time ago. Air duct cleaning is tedious and something homeowners often forget to take care of. However, it’s due to this very reason that your utility bills start to rise and many health issues start cropping up unexpectedly. Since the air ducts are responsible for … [Read more...] about Are your air ducts making you sick?