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How to Weatherize Your Home: Weather stripping and caulking around windows and doors are small projects that can have a big impact on how much energy – and money – you can save throughout the year. DIYers of any skill level can take on these easy updates and increase the energy-efficiency of their home.

Get your home ready for the winter with this fall maintenance checklist!
from eHow

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

The earth sheltered house uses the ground as an insulating blanket which effectively protects it from temperature extremes, wind, rain and extreme weather events. An earth sheltered home is energy-efficient, quiet, freeze-proof and low maintenance. Aesthetically an earth sheltered home blends in with the natural environment, leaving more yard space and more space for wildlife.

from Mail Online

Are SHIPPING containers the solution to over-heating property market?

Each home is assessed and individually designed depending on its location and the varying weather conditions for perfect insulation

from Apartment Therapy

How To: Insulate with Bubble Wrap

Insulate with bubble wrap and water... this is already used for greenhouses during the winter so why not at home too!