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Orange is For OWHH

00    Reading some of our subscription magazines that advocate a greener, more natural, or more self-sufficient lifestyle we noticed more then a few adds for an outdoor boiler or outdoor wood-fired hydronic heater (OWHH). So we decided to do … Continued

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Let the Earth Keep You Comfy

00   What better way to go off grid and be cozy then to let the Earth’s own geothermal work for you. Geothermal, GeoExchange, earth-coupled, ground-source, or water-source heat pumps are all use the constant temperature of the earth as the … Continued

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Changings Windows Offers Great Benefits

00   In most old homes windows are one of the largest sources of heating during the winter do to their low insulating ability combined with high air leakage. During the summer they are also a major source of additional unwanted … Continued

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Enertia- Natural Materials, Natural Energy Homes

+1-1   Anything massive, once warmed, tends to stay warm. The Earth maintains a habitatable environment in the minus 459 degree cold of space because our atmosphere allows the planet to capture, distribute, and store energy from the Sun. The atmosphere, … Continued

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Geothermal Capital of the World

00   Quincy — warm homes Whisper it quietly lest the folks in Iceland get to hear, but the people of Quincy Illinois have taken to describing themselves as