Living with Energy in Iowa

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When selecting insulated window shades, there are several important factors to consider.  


When there’s no fire burning, the fireplace can cause substantial heat loss up the chimney. 


Even though electric space heaters are pretty simple devices, their true capabilities (and limits) are often misunderstood.


AFCI and GFCI may sound like the ingredients for alphabet soup, but in reality they’re types of electric receptacles you need.

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Energy-Saving Tip of the Week

Have you adjusted your ceiling fans for winter use?

Run your ceiling fan on low speed in a clockwise direction during cold-weather.


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