Thinking about buying a home this year? It’s an exciting and stressful time of life. Part of the stress involves the additional expenses that come with maintaining your home. Does it make more sense to just stay in an apartment for another year or two? Or, can you go out and begin your American Dream? … Continue reading Winter Home Versus Apartment Heating
Gas versus electric: who wins? Of course, you’re going to get the old “it depends” answer. But fortunately, we’ll tell you which is better in various situations. That way you can make the best decision for yourself. Here’s a summary of the key points of this post: Gas heating generally costs slightly less over its … Continue reading Gas Vs. Electric Heaters: Which Makes More Sense?
If you’re a longtime reader of this blog, you’ve certainly seen one of our past posts on electricity savings myths. Not every tip you hear actually results in energy savings though! Just like every industry, you have myths, misperceptions, and misunderstandings. So, in 2021, what myths still exist? What advice that, when you hear it, … Continue reading Electricity Savings Myths: 2021 Edition
The electricity grid is a complex system that delivers you the energy you need. But you usually only ever get experience with the REP, which actually fulfills your demand for electricity. To begin, a power generation company actually generates the electricity you need. This would be a coal, natural gas, or nuclear plant. Or, it … Continue reading How REPs Work (And Why You Should Care)