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A Cool Mist that Dries Your Clothes

This one is both wild enough to be confused as a conspiracy theory and common sense enough to be the big solution staring us in the face which nobody realized. 504 more words

Home Hacks

Washing Days, Drying Weeks!

This weekend was a first for 2017. It’s come early this year – and that’s very exciting!

This weekend I hung some washing outside to dry! 457 more words


Hackaday Dictionary: Open- and Closed-Loop Systems

Today on Hackaday Dictionary, we’re going to talk about the two basic types of control systems: open-loop and closed-loop. We’ll describe the differences between them and explore the various advantages and disadvantages of each. 1,318 more words

Hackaday Columns

Daily Footprint, #7 –Home Appliances - How to calculate your carbon footprint

So now that you’re washed and dressed, perhaps it’s time to put the kettle on. When purchasing (and reviewing) appliances it’s useful to know how much energy they consume: it may help you decide between different products and also give you an idea of whether energy efficiency is an important factor relative to other criteria. 1,101 more words

What I look forward to in the U.S.

26 October 2016. One day to go! We walk around Rome alternately maudlin and delighted. While we are ready to move on to the next adventure, we will miss many things about this magnificent city. 705 more words

Dry clothes faster (and cheaper!)

The great thing about saving energy is that it saves you money! (Cha-Ching)

One of my favourite dryer tips is to put one or two clean, dry towels in with your wet clothes. 90 more words

Energy Conservation