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Q: Are Community Solar programs a good way to purchase solar energy?

Filed in Construction, Home Experts by on February 14, 2014
Q: Are Community Solar programs a good way to purchase solar energy?

A: Dan Husted of Lake Region Electric Company says, “Yes!” Utility-based Community Solar programs allow customers to buy the output of a solar photovoltaic (PV) panel that’s owned and operated by the utility. It’s a simple, affordable way for customers to choose clean solar energy without the hassle of installing, maintaining and insuring their own […]

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Q: What kinds of window treatments fit a lake cottage?

Filed in Design and Decor, Home Experts by on February 14, 2014
Q: What kinds of window treatments fit a lake cottage?

A: First off, you don’t want to impede your view of the lake, say the designers of Ravnik Interior Design and The Interior Shoppe. Blinds and shades are common choices; products like the Silhouette shades allow you to see out while still filtering sunlight and offering privacy, says Ashley Trousil. Textural shades or woven woods […]

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