Forget AC: Cool Your Home Naturally

Cool your home naturally. There are numerous ways to reduce home cooling costs, such as ceiling fans, natural ventilation, minimizing heat gain, weather sealing, insulating, window shading and glazing, roof lightening and landscaping.

This cupola allows warm air to escape and draws cool air in through lower windows.
This cupola allows warm air to escape and draws cool air in through lower windows. 
Photo by Kelly Lerner