Home Improvement

I have fixed up several homes, and obtained a good education doing so.  My current home has received some special focus, and has an electric bill about 20% of that of most persons on my street.  Here are some examples:

This Power Pipe Drain Water Heat Recovery System in my basement extracts about 60% of the heat from shower water going down any drain in the house (also dishwasher); no moving parts; cold water from city comes in bottom of outer coil, is preheated by drain water and then goes to hot water tank.

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Simple and effective.  Small natural gas boiler unit has 95% efficiency; heats radiator water for house and domestic hot water; saves a ton of money.

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Its more than that.

I even ride a push scooter to the University and around town, it saves me about half the time compared to walking and is great exercise. It collapsed down to a very compact form easily carried into stores, restaurants etc. All the rage in some European cities like Berlin.

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A cottage I renovated from top to bottom:

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Do it yourself, as much as you can and learn.

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