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Program #211 More on the Energy Efficient Home


In this episode, HandyMa'amŽ Beverly DeJulio gives viewers helpful tips on how to conserve energy, help the environment, and lower energy costs--from installing a "no-vent" fireplace to keeping up with dirty furnace filters. Also, Beverly walks through a home with nationally-syndicated energy columnist James Dulley, gathering helpful hints anyone can use to save on their utility bills. All this, and instructions on how to make a lovely fabric-covered window shade.

Product Information

Home Improvement - Install a No Vent Fireplace

  • Ventless Fireplace & Surround: Superior Fireplace Co. , 714-521-7302
  • Drill / Driver: Black & Decker,
  • Drill Bits: Bosch,
  • Slotted Screwdriver, Tape Measure, Hammer, Putty Knife, Wrench: Stanley, 203-225-5111
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • Bucket: Leaktite
  • Screwdriver: Best Way Tools, 516-586-4704
  • Sandpaper: 3M,
  • Nail Set: Vermont American,
  • Spackling Paste: Bondex International,
  • Toolbox / Chest: Waterloo,

Home Improvement - Change Furnace Filters

  • Furnace Filters: 3M ,

Decorating/Crafts - Fabric Covered Shade

  • Wondershade Kit, Wonder Under: Pellon, 919-620-3916
  • Scissors, Rotary Cutter, Cutting Board: Fiskars,
  • Carpenter's "L" Square: Stanley, 203-225-5111
  • Iron: Black & Decker,
  • Perfect Press Pressing Pad: June Tailor, 414-644-5288
  • Fray Check: Dritz,



James Dulley, Columnist.
"Sensible Home" and "Cut your Utility Bills"


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