James Dulley's
Cut Your Utility Bills column
for Statewide Editors Assoc.

    "Saving money in an
Earth-friendly manner"

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James Dulley Bio
Mechanical Engineer
Avid Do-It-Yourselfer
  Syndicated Columnist
(200 newspapers and magazines)

Editorial Calendar for 2018/2017

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*December 2018: Select an efficient insulated garage door for savings, comfort and appearance

*November 2018: How to seal electric outlets, switches and other air leakage spots

*October 2018: Safely install efficient recessed light fixtures in insulated ceilings

*September 2018: Attractive, convenient combo screen/storm door saves energy year-round

*August 2018: Roll a portable air conditioner from room to room for better comfort, lower cooling costs

*July 2018: Tips for using indoor fans and fresh air ventilation to reduce air-conditioning and improve comfort

*June 2018: Select proper size and design of window/door awnings for energy savings, comfort, privacy

*May 2018 : Efficiency considerations when remodeling an old bathroom

*April 2018 : Methods to reduce operating cost for old electric water heater

*March 2018 : Maintain an efficient, comfortable, healthy indoor humidity level year-round.

*February 2018: Replace and adjust window springs yourself so the window stays up.

*January 2018 : Do you need a whole-house surge supressor and which is best?

*December 2017 : How to select and properly size a backup generator

*November 2017 : Select the best electric space heater type for various rooms, uses and overall savings

*October 2017: How to efficiently bring fresh air into your house year-round

*September 2017 : How to do your own mini-energy audit of your home

*August 2017 : Design sunscreen/windbreak deck for year-round comfort and savings

*July 2017 : Apply low-E window film yourself for year-round energy savings, improved comfort

*June 2017: Select best heat pump air cleaner for your family - meaning of MERV

*May 2017 : How to improve outdoor lighting for security and entertaining

*April 2017 : How to select the proper replacement window for your specific house

*March 2017 : Select the best super-efficient house construction technology for your new home

*February 2017: How to utilize attic for storage space and seal/insulate the opening

*January 2017 : Build a simple solar window heater project with your kids