26 July 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Celebrate Parents’ Day

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No matter how you decide to celebrate, just remember to spend some quality time with your parents this Parents’ Day on Sunday.

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28 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Weather Stripping Windows

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Another installment of Eton Corp’s Weekend Warrior Challenge is back and we’re here to help you with your weather stripping needs. Winterizing your home not only keeps out drafts, it can lower your heating bill.

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21 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Plant Trees

How to plant a tree

Do yourself and your community a favor this weekend and plant a tree on your property—or volunteer to do so around your city.

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31 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Put Motion Sensors on Outdoor Lighting

How to install motion lights

Motion detection lighting can calm your fears when approaching a darkened home or sidewalk. These lights use infrared sensors to detect movement, which then triggers the lights to automatically illuminate. This simple addition to your home will not only keep you safer and out of the dark, but can also lead to an energy cost [...]

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17 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Install Aerators On Faucets

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Want to reduce your water usage as much as 50 percent at home, without changing your daily habits? It’s easy; just install aerators to all of your faucets.

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03 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Use Less Paper

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Every year the average person in the U.S. uses 749 pounds of paper products. In effort to change this staggering fact, our weekend warrior challenge is aimed to encourage you to lessen your paper waste, this weekend and for weekends to come!

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26 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Hang a Clothes Line

Green DIY weekend projects: how-to hang a laundry line

As the weather is warming up, we all are jumping at the chance to get outside and enjoy the fresh air. While you are completing other outdoor projects, like planting a garden or sprucing up your deck, why not save time and energy on an indoor chore at the same time – drying clothes!

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19 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Programmable Thermostat

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Although sometimes it seems like you cannot control a lot in your life, you certainly can control the temperature of your home. If you’re still working with a manually set thermostat, it is time to upgrade in the name of technology!

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12 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Change Your Light Bulbs

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Something you use every day to light up your world can make a huge difference in your monthly energy usage. Want to lower your carbon footprint? A great way to start is by changing the light bulbs used in your home or workplace. Energy efficient light bulbs use less energy while still emitting a healthy glow.

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05 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Weekend Warrior Challenge: Reusable Water Bottles

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We decided to start a weekend warrior challenge series. Almost every Friday you will see a project featured on our blog in which you can do over the weekend in order to make your life a little greener. Each challenge is completely laid out in steps so that you can do it on your own.

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