Energy Efficient Homes for Dummies

Abridged Audiobook

Written By: Rik DeGunther

Narrated By: Brett Barry

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

Date: December 2008

Duration: 3 hours 22 minutes


One of the best and most affordable strategies people can employ to combat global warming is to improve the energy and water efficiency of their homes. Energy Efficient Homes For Dummies provides homeowners with advice, tips, and projects to reduce costs, increase energy efficiency, and cut down on waste and pollution. After performing a do-it-yourself home energy audit, readers create an action plan based on their personal goals. Readers are presented with a wide range of potential solutions, from making better use of blinds and awnings to exploring geothermal options in order to reduce household costs and their impact on the planet.