DIY Solar Water Heating - Cut your water heating bills 50% with this sun-powered solution! You can install a solar hot water kit yourself to supplement your existing system and save on energy costs. The system will often pay for itself in several years.
How to Make a Passive Solar Water Heater. Every morning, billions of photons are sent streaming from the sun toward Earth. When they strike a surface, the atoms get excited & begin to move faster, generating heat, or warming up. This is called thermal conduction & is the scientific principle behind the design of passive solar water heaters, which uses no moving parts or fuel. Following these directions you can build an inexpensive water heater that will heat water to 150 degrees.
DIY Window Privacy Film Using Contact Paper (Remodelaholic)
Next up in All Things Windows: a simple and inexpensive way to add some privacy to a window while still letting in light. Look at the gorgeous pattern that our guest used to create this DIY window privacy film! How to Use Contact Paper as DIY Window...