Switching to Energy Efficient Bulbs: Too Good a Deal to Miss!

Switching to Energy Efficient Bulbs: Too Good a Deal to Miss!

The hesitancy around LEDs in their infancy can be understood; sure, they used a heck of a lot less energy- but they weren’t dimmable, had the tendency to flicker and were only available in a “cool, sterile, blue bulb.” No wonder residents lollygagged instead of running to the nearest store to pick up a pack […]

Switching Over to LEDs

Switching Over to LEDs

Switching Over to LEDs If you ask the Green Vests in the Holiday Department which lights they recommend to liven up this year’s festivities, they will all agree on LED. What do they like about these energy-saving lights? “Just about everything,” says Green Vest Karen Petersen, who has witnessed a mass movement away from traditional […]

Fall Time Tips for the Lawn and Garden

Fall Time Tips for the Lawn and Garden

Fall Time Tips for the Lawn and Garden Cleanup Ah, the leaves. ‘Tis the season to clean up all the little harbingers of winter, as homeowners enlist rakes, mulching leaf blowers and armies of brown paper bags to fight the onslaught of fall. There are actually gadgets that make this tedious task easier, such as […]