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How to Keep Your House Cool Without Air Conditioning

Tips for the summer heat
Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 5:26 PM

A number of great ways to keep cool this summer when the AC is not working or too expensive afford.  Energy conservation that is attainable.

http://www.motherearthliving.com/energy-efficiency/how-to-keep-your-house-cool-zmfz12jazmel.aspx

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DIY Homemade Air Conditioner

Personal AC unit for about $15
Monday, April 28, 2014, 6:51 PM

A great video tutorial on how to create your own personal air conditioner that can be powered off a solar panel and ice. » Read more

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Natural Air Conditioner

Cools with the power of terracotta and evaporation
Monday, April 7, 2014, 2:27 PM

An interesting concept to create small space cooling using simple technology and natural materials.

http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/natural-air-conditioner-terracotta-thibault-faverie.html

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10 Tips to Help You Live Without Air Conditioning

Beat the heat this summer
Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 12:16 PM
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DIY Air Conditioner Cleaning

A simple cleaning can save energy and money this summer
Tuesday, July 3, 2012, 12:47 PM

If you have not had your home air conditioner serviced this spring and are looking to increase your efficiency on cooling, here is a DIY article to help get the most out of your system and money. 

http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/Heating---Cooling/Air-Conditioning---Cooling/cleaning-air-conditioners-in-the-spring