The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation has some great ideas for homeowners on Long Island! Going green can save money for you and your family. These small actions can make a big difference for the environment as well. Check out their Website for tips & resources for greener living. The are some short videos with Green Tips for Windows and Doors, the Kitchen, the Bathroom, the Water Heater , and the Washing Machine.
One great tip is to wait until February to buy new appliances. The Great Appliance Swap Out Program is scheduled to begin President’s week, 2010. Rebates from $50 to $550 will be available – plus bonuses for recycling your old appliances. There’s a Refrigerator Retirement Savings Calculator as well as some other tools and more information to help you save money- and help the environment at the same time! Go Green!