9/22/2016 9:29:00 AM
This DIY air cooler, made with just three inexpensive parts and using six gallon jugs of ice, will cool off your cabin, chicken coop, shed, and more.
5/6/2014 9:43:00 AM
Spring is the perfect time to give your home cooling equipment a check-up before hot weather arrives.
3/13/2013 12:45:10 PM
A 3-part series on sustainable comfort systems for heating and cooling homes using passive solar design, solar electric power, system controllers and newly popular heat pump technology.
8/18/2011 1:53:13 PM
On a summertime cross country trip from Oregon to Ohio, I restricted MAX's radiator inlet air a little at a time, demonstrating that very little inlet area (28 square inches) provides sufficient air for cooling.
8/25/2010 10:59:51 PM
MAX is back at the shop, awaiting diagnosis and correction of an overheating problem, plus some additional body work before its next venture.
7/22/2010 11:42:19 PM
Results of the long-awaited cooling system test, which shows how little air MAX needs through the radiator.
6/23/2010 2:03:36 PM
Ceiling fans help cool people naturally, and use a lot less energy than air conditioners. Use them to save on energy.
6/18/2010 8:40:35 AM
Use naturally cool nighttime air to provide summer comfort. It's a lot easier than you think and it can save you a fortune on cooling costs.
8/12/2009 12:00:00 AM
An attic fan may not reduce your air conditioning costs, but a whole-house fan is a different story.
6/23/2009 1:17:26 PM
Let's dream a little dream of green home improvement, without worries about funding.
7/31/2008 10:41:58 AM
Have you thought about adding more insulation to your home to reduce your energy bills? Here are some good places to go for more information.