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How To Keep Your Home Warmer For Under $2

Small project with big results
Thursday, November 6, 2014, 6:03 PM

A simple inexpensive project that can help keep your home warmer in the winter and reduce your heating costs.

http://www.thegoodsurvivalist.com/how-to-keep-your-home-warmer-for-under-2-dollars-this-simple-tip-really-works/2/ » Read more

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Survival Uses for Newspaper

9 ideas and tips for using newspaper
Monday, April 14, 2014, 10:03 AM

From using newspaper as a garden weed barrier to covering pipes and preventing drafts in window and doors, newspaper can have many wonderful uses around the home and in survival situations. 

http://www.survivopedia.com/newspuses/

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A Journey of Energy Efficiency and Resilience

One family's energy evolution - How they dropped their utili
Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 12:32 PM

Today we want to bring you the story of a five-member family living in San Francisco that awakened to the energy issues we all face (rising costs and levels of usage) and took incremental steps over the last decade to produce results that can give us all hope for a more efficient and resilient life. » Read more

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Fall and Winter Energy-Saving Tips

Take steps now to save this winter
Friday, October 12, 2012, 12:49 PM

There are many ways one can save money and energy this Winter.  Take steps now to prepare for the coming cold months.

http://energy.gov/energysaver/articles/fall-and-winter-energy-saving-tips