Friday, October 10, 2008

Twelve Practical Ways to Green-Up Your Autumn

Believe it or not, autumn is here and cold temperatures are on the way! So check out these helpful tips from LighterFootstep.com on how best to prepare your house, yard, and car for the winter ahead.

HOUSE:
1. Check your weather stripping.
2. Review attic insulation.
3. Seal window air conditioners.
4. Replace incandescent bulbs with CFL or LED lighting.
5. Install a programmable thermostat.

YARD:
6. Start a compost pile.
7. Consider planting trees.
8. Bring your summer herbs indoors.

CAR:
9. Consider switching engine oil weights.
10. Fill up on a propylene glycol (PG) formula antifreeze.
11. Remove your roof rack.
12. Evaluate your tires.

You can find out more about these tips by visiting LighterFootstep.com

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