Crafting A Wooden Wind Turbine

Taking you back to high school shop class, here's how to make your own wind turbine blades out of wood. The wood base easily picked up at any home building store (or heck, from fallen trees in the nearby forest), wood turbines are a more affordable option for a do-it-yourselfer as you can measure and handle the wood before you purchase and begin cutting.

By | 2018-04-16T15:44:03+00:00 June 10th, 2010|Alternative Energy|

DIY Tubular Skylight Installation

A tubular skylight, or solar tube, is a device which can provide natural light for rooms that don’t have windows. What it does is to collect sunlight on the roof and bring it into the room using a reflective tube. This is ideal for dark kitchens, hallways, and bathrooms.

By | 2017-09-26T10:49:11+00:00 September 26th, 2009|Alternative Energy|