Idaho Business Fueled b...

Good Better Business Bureau article about Solar Thermal and our Radio Show sponsor Renewable Energy NW, LLC. Idaho Business Fueled by the Sun

Tracing the Chemistry o...

This was passed on to me by Stanley Johnson from Heating Equipment Company. 459-2212.  Interesting info regarding dust!  Who would have thought!   Tracing the Chemistry of Household...

Et cetera

Be it at our favorite restaurant, the grocery or hardware store, the gas station, or the mall, when we spend a dollar we are casting our vote. When we spend, or consume if you will, we are supporting a large string of companies and people. For example, you go buy a block of Sharp Cheddar...

Who is Your Customer

The Valley Times Column – NOV 2016 Do you know who your customer is? I found myself in a conversation with a person who just completed her first year of self employed business. I asked her how it was going and if she had a good year. “It was a great year! We were busy almost...

I Built a Fence

The Valley Times Column  – SEP 2016 It is hard to get to know your neighbors through a fence. That being said, I just built a fence. I must be a bad person because in Church, I listen to sermons that say to “Love thy neighbor”. For me, I realize there is some significant room...

WORX TURBINE600 Blower

The WORX TURBINE600 Blower blew me away! Here is how my hierarchy of performance has been with yard tools. It starts with cordless tools being the weakest, electric next, and if you want real power, put a gas engine behind it. Myth Blown. To better understand an electric blower, you have...

Cathedral College Notes...

Your house is a series of interconnected systems. Some work together, some independent of each other. Understanding why a house works the way it does, helps us to understand how it works. Roofs and water drainage A few years back we lived in caves. Basic shelter. This is what our roof...

Sun Joe Saw Joe

I just paid for this tool in one hour! I have had a bunch of dead branches in a tree in my back yard that have been bugging me for about a year. I meant to call my Tree Guy to come get them out but that usually turns into $250 no matter what. So when presented the opportunity to put the...