27 Sep '12, 2pm

Remodeling Your Kitchen: Why Go Green?

What's the most important environmental problem with a conventional kitchen remodel? Energy consumption, followed very closely by bad lighting and bad ventilation. The kitchen is the most energy-intensive room in the house. Oversized and energy-inefficient appliances are the number-one problem with conventional kitchen remodels. Do we really need refrigerators that can store 12 different bottles of barbecue sauce, eight different salad dressings, 14 containers of leftovers, etc.? And how big do we really need that microwave to be? Are we using it to defrost 30-pound turkeys (a bad idea), or simply to reheat small containers of leftovers? Bigger is definitely not better in this area. Green Home Guide's "10 Ways to Make Your Kitchen More Resource Efficient " offers suggestions on right-sizing your appliances, as well as other tips to save energy and money in your kitchen rem...

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