Hot Wire

Indoor water costs are 50 to 70 percent of your monthly water bill.
New clothes dryers could save more energy and dry clothes faster than traditional dryers.
You can have a healthier yard, save money and water, and reduce the need for pesticides.
Just a couple of upgrades could help you save big on your pool costs.
Paper makes up nearly 30 percent of our trash each year, more than any other material.
Learn how you can check the air quality forecast during ozone season.
Fishing is a fun, affordable way for family and friends to spend time together outside.
Is your plastic really recyclable?
Check out these inspiring organizations and individuals.

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