Modern Affordable Living: The C6 Home

Elrod House 150x150 Modern Affordable Living: The C6 Home

Introduced at this year’s Prefab Showcase in Palm Springs, the C6 Home delivers modern green living at an affordable price. Constructed to meet LEED Platinum standards, the building is 51% more efficient than Title 24 building energy codes. The C6 Home is the result of a fitting collaboration between Los Angeles based LivingHomes and New Orleans nonprofit, Make it …

The PumPing Tap: An Energy Saving Socket

PumPing 1 150x150 The PumPing Tap: An Energy Saving Socket

After receiving my first winter electricity bill (and almost fainting), I started a daily routine of going around the house looking for items to unplug and lights to turn off. Though I usually try to be conscious of my energy consumption, I have to admit I have been dropping the ball this winter. One area I …