When faced with building a new home, you may be surprised at the number of options available for lowering your energy consumption, and thus, your utility bills. However, some ideas are better than others, and a good rule of thumb, according to Bethany Jenkins, Vice-President of Jenkins Custom Homes, is to evaluate the product and […]
Home Solutions & Technology
We recently attended the International Builder’s Show in Las Vegas, where we attended lots of seminars. One of the big topics this year, as in years past, is home technology; however, the twist on this year’s seminars was “affordable technology”. So many of today’s technologies are affordable and finding them in the plethora of choices is sometimes daunting. Here are my “Top 5”.
Fortune magazine writer Michael V. Copeland recently wrote an excellent article about the popularity of the LED bulbs in American households. In the article he says, “By the end of the decade, analysts predict, LEDs will be the dominant source for commercial and residential lighting.” To read the entire article, click here.