Posts Tagged "air conditioning"

Car-free adventuring

I've recently been inspired by the new blog Post-Car Adventuring, which details great trips you can take in the Bay Area with just a bike, some patience and an accurate watch. I've been itching for the chance to do a mini bike tour. A friend's visit led to an impromptu day off work and a car-free adventure to Santa Cruz,… read more →

Set your thermostat to 78 degrees

*It's been too long since we posted some nuts-and-bolts conservation tips. So without further ado...* It's hot out there. But it doesn't need to be quite so cool inside. Set your thermostat to turn on the air conditioning at a temperature no lower than 78° F (25° C). **How this helps** It simply doesn't need to be that cold inside.… read more →