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Volunteers, supplies needed for annual homeless count

Volunteers, supplies needed for annual homeless count
When they find homeless people, or people in need, volunteers pass out the food, hygiene packs and other items. She said the small electric heaters are crucial, because while a person may have a place to stay with electricity, it may not have …
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Hot topic: Students learn basics of home energy efficiency – By Ben Beversluis
his blog is supported by the Holland Home Energy Retrofit Task Force. As part of Holland's long-range Community Energy Plan, a group of citizens and municipal, utility, community and environmental organizations have formed the Home Energy Retrofit .
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Driver crashes car into guest bedroom of northwest Houston home
Reporter: THIS SILVER LEXUS WAS SITTING IN THE ROOM. TAKE A LOOK INSIDE THIS HOUSE. THE CAR MISSED THE BED BY A FEW INCHES AND KNOCKED OVER THIS NIGHTSTAND, STILL TO COME AND INSULATION EXPOSED. HIGH SCHOOL …
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Energy Efficiency In Building Design

With focus on the environment these days, more and more architects and contractors are turning their attention to designing and building structures that minimize energy loss. These designs reduce the energy needed for cooling and heating regardless of the equipment or energy source used for climate control. The three main characteristics of energy efficiency buildings … Continue reading

Unique Home Solutions with pointers on Attic Insulation and Ventilation – WISH-TV

Unique Home Solutions with pointers on Attic Insulation and VentilationWISH-TVThere are many reasons to have proper insulation, the main one is of course for energy efficiency and keeping heating costs down. Another is it keeps heat from escaping up and melting snow that builds up, this creates dangerous ice cycles around the home. home insulation … Continue reading