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Home Energy Made Easy

7 Modules 2 Chapters 24 Lessons Easy

About this course

Our Society is based on Consumption. The "spend" mindset has been drilled into you since birth. This convenience comes at a cost of debt to you and destruction of the environment. It's voluntary servitude.


Put this section into practice and start breaking the chains holding you back.

 

Course Structure

2 Chapters

module 1: Introduction: Start Here

This chapter is all about learning WHY it is important to take control of your energy future now. This course isn't about causes or failures in our energy system, it's about real, do-able, everyday, solutions.

In this introduction you'll learn why alternative energy systems costs so much, as well as how to get the utilities, as well as state and federal government to help pay for improvements, or even pay for the total cost.

Introduction 2 Lessons

Introduction and Mindset

This chapter is all about learning WHY it is important to take control of your energy future now. This course isn't about causes or failures in our energy system, it's about real, do-able, everyday, solutions.

In this introduction you'll learn why alternative energy systems costs so much, as well as how to get the utilities, as well as state and federal government to help pay for improvements, or even pay for the total cost.

Course Overview

Discover the nature of this course and all the aspects you'll learn.

Getting Started right: The 80/20 Method 2 Lessons

Take Control of Your Energy Budget

This chapter is all about learning WHY it is important to take control of your energy future now. This course isn't about causes or failures in our energy system, it's about real, do-able, everyday, solutions.

In this introduction you'll learn why alternative energy systems costs so much, as well as how to get the utilities, as well as state and federal government to help pay for improvements, or even pay for the total cost.

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Beating Uncle Sam at His Own Game

That's right, the federal, state, city, even the utilities themselves will help foot the bill for all your upgrades. Find out how and start saving money immediately.

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Updating an older Home Part 1

In this lecture, you'll find an overview of the many topics which will be discussed in this course, how we will implement them, and why it will result in massive energy, as well as dollar savings.

It is estimated that the average home has enough air leakage that it is equivalent to a three square foot hole in your wall. Resulting in massive loss of heating and cooling.This chapter will show you how to find air leaks, and make a plan to plug them forever.

The .pdf handout includes places to check as well as room diagrams you can use for future reference.

Updating an older home Part 2

This is a continuation of the last chapter with more in depth material.

Updating an older home Part 3

This chapter covers the things you need to know to properly update and air seal your basement. Up to 25% of heat is lost through your basement.

We'll discuss the different kinds of basements and ways of dealing with heat loss with each. We're going to discover where your basement is vulnerable to heat loss and systematically put a stop to his method of wasting your money.

Updating an older home Part 4

Your attic is another place where there is real potential to waste money on heating and cooling. Insulation helps but is not enough. In this chapter I go through the various ways in which you are wasting money venting precious heat and/or cooling into a dead space. We'll look at the places it occurs and explore strategies for making this area as energy efficient as possible.

Updating an older home Part 5

Windows and doors can account for up to 25% of total house heat loss. Since we have air sealed the inside of the house, now we start on the outside.

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Solar Heating

In this chapter I'll share concepts in solar heating and whether, depending your situation, you can start taking advantage of easy methods to use the sun to reduce your heating bills. It's easier than you think!

Windows and Skylights

Skylights are beautiful and add not only to the comfort of your house (and resale value) but also reduce the need for light as well as save on heating costs.

A few well placed skylights can almost eliminate the need for daylight lighting as well as heat.

Understanding the different kinds of skylights, their placements, and whether this is a wise energy and money saving alternative for you is what this chapter is all about.

Insulation (Coming Soon)

Skylights are beautiful and add not only to the comfort of your house (and resale value) but also reduce the need for light as well as save on heating costs.

A few well placed skylights can almost eliminate the need for daylight lighting as well as heat.

Understanding the different kinds of skylights, their placements, and whether this is a wise energy and money saving alternative for you is what this chapter is all about.

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Passive and Active Cooling

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

Landscaping (Coming Soon)

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

White Roof (Coming Soon)

https://poormanguides.blogspot.com/2016/

 

Whole House Fan (Coming Soon)

https://poormanguides.blogspot.com/2010/06/cheap-air-conditioning-part-2.html

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Hot Water

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

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Energy Efficient Appliances

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

Cooking and solar ovens

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

Laundry

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

Let There Be Light

If you live in a hot climate, or if cooling bills in the summer are a concern, this chapter is for you. Here you'll find inexpensive ways to lower your cooling bills with very little work. It's called convection and it has been used for hundreds of years.

It's simple, it's easy, and I'll show you how.

Also included is an ingenious way I've used for years using two window fans to create a pleasant breeze throughout my entire house.

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Bonuses

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