Daylight Savings 2013: Your 25th Hour

by Renee' Anderson 31. October 2013
For all of you who consistently say, “I need another hour in the day,” here it is…this Sunday, November 3rd the clocks will fall back. Yes, that’s right, we will gain one whole hour in our day. What does this mean?! Lots of things, but most importantly: The sun will start shining through your windows at an appropriate time, so that when your alarm goes off, you'll actually feel like you SHOULD be getting out of bed instead of waking up to darkness and thinking how ridic... [More]

Spring Forward With These 5 Energy Saving Tips

by Renee' Anderson 9. March 2012
Saving energy was one of the original purposes of Daylight Savings Time. With the days being longer, it’s thought that you use less energy to light your home. Well, that’s one way to save energy in your home, but according to Energy Star, lighting generally only accounts for about 12% of your energy bill.  I don’t know about you, but I could use some other ideas! With my spring project list expanding, I would really love it if my BGE bill would lighten up ($50 off my BGE b... [More]


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