Miami Green Homes


Carbon Reduction: 1 Person – 10 Steps – 10 Tons
September 11, 2009, 7:17 am
Filed under: Sustainable Living

  1. Replace one incandescent bulb with a CFL or LED bulb;
  2. Clean or replace your air conditioning filter monthly;
  3. Insulate your water heater or replace with on demand water heater;
  4. Get an FPL home energy audit;
  5. Replace your thermostat with a digital model and raise it 2 degrees;
  6. Install a low flow shower head and wash clothes in cold water to use less water;
  7. Recycle and compost at home;
  8. Plant a native tree;
  9. Walk more and avoid driving 10 miles each week;
  10. Maintain proper tire pressure to increase your MPG by 3 gallons.

 

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