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Trending cooking tools for high performance kitchens
Old school gas cooking wastes more than half the energy used to cook. That means for every dollar you pay for energy only 40 cents goes to cooking your food and 60 cents is just wasted. Most of it is just lost as heat.… More >>(0) Comment >>
Best clothes dryer ever - coming soon!
You've been told that if you want to save energy on drying clothes, then you should hang dry your laundry. Since the 1950s we've reduced the time we spend on household chores by 50%. This has freed us up to spend time… More >>
Time to go tankless? Water heater woes raise questions
BFF must have been feeling festive on Friday. She blew some big bucks and treated us both to an Italian feast. On Saturday morning she expected a slight hangover. What she didn't expect was a cold shower. Instead of… More >>
How to save money on move-in "extras"
You'd think buying a new construction home means it's move-in ready. You would be wrong - at least if you're expecting certain comforts you did not have included in your contract, that is. Things like hardwood floors,… More >>
World's best (microwave?) biscuit recipe
I make the world's greatest biscuits. Really. Popcorn and biscuits are two talents for which I have no rivals. What Van Gogh was to art, Einstein was to science, and Anthony Weiner was to Twitter scandals, I am to baking… More >>