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Concrete floors and timber frame as thermal mass
Efficient home design

The pros and cons of thermal mass in buildings

...to-day basis. Turning down thermostats to save energy: A lot of us grew up watching our parents turn thermostats down for the day and back up when returning home in the evening. This saved energy for one main reason - older houses weren't built anywhere close to the energy-efficiency standards of today, so maintain...

The Best 10 Energy Saving Tips for Green Homes - EcoHome
Wall assemblies - renovation

Green home improvements: an energy-saving pyramid scheme that actually works!

...save money: The following 10 tips for energy efficiency are guaranteed to save money! Save Energy Sensibly: In winter, turning your thermostat down 4 degrees Fahrenheit , wearing socks in the home and dressing appropriately for the season is the easiest way to save money! Conversely, in summer, turn the thermosta...