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Want to save on your energy usage – and on your electricity bill? Want to better understand how energy plans work? Or maybe you just need guidance on managing your home’s budget, green living, or Texas living tips.

We’re about to drop some energy knowledge on you to help make your home energy choice easy. We’ll enlighten you on how to save money on your electricity bill by making your home more efficient, and, if you’re in to it, how stuff like deregulation and the energy industry works.

Simply put, there’s more to being a smart energy consumer than just turning off the lights, and it’s easier than you think – especially when you have access to great resources. But don’t worry, we’re here to walk you through it – You Got This!

Energy Savings

Find exciting ways to use energy more effectively around the home.
How Do I Inspect My Air Conditioner? | The Light Lab

Thinking about some Do-It-Yourself (DIY) home improvement projects for your Texas home, but you’re not really … READ MORE How Do I Inspect My Air Conditioner?

When cooling your home, humidity is just as important to consider as temperature. If you … READ MORE How to Control Your Home’s Humidity

Hot House? Try These Low-Cost Home Improvements | The Light Lab

Even though we all love that icy blast that emits from the air conditioner vents, … READ MORE How to Keep Your Home Cool on a Budget

Green Power

Understand the ins and outs of the renewable energy movement in Texas.

Weather Prep

Get everything ready for inclement weather before it happens.

When you’re home relaxing or getting things done, the last thing you want is a … READ MORE How to Prepare for a Power Outage at Your Apartment

6 Ways to Prepare for a Tornado | The Light Lab

There are many impressive things about Texas — beautiful scenery, big skies, great cities and more. Unfortunately, … READ MORE How to Prepare for a Tornado

How Can I Prepare My Small Children for Bad Weather? | First Choice Power

Children, particularly young children, will always look to see how parents respond to a situation … READ MORE How Can I Prepare My Small Children for Bad Weather?

Better Budgeting

Discover helpful methods for managing your bills.
13 Tips to Help You Manage Your Money and Spend Less | The Light Lab

Managing money gets stressful. Whether you’re starting out in the world with newfound adult responsibility … READ MORE 13 Tips to Help You Manage Your Money and Spend Less

It can seem impossible to avoid the onslaught of junk mail in your mailbox – both the … READ MORE 4 Online Resources to Help Repair Your Credit Score

How Can I Control My Electricity Costs in My Apartment? | First Choice Power

“Olvidamos lo terriblemente sombrío/tenue que era el mundo antes de la electricidad. Una vela, una … READ MORE ¿Cómo Puedo Controlar los Costos de Electricidad de mi Departamento?

Everything Texas

Explore the greatness that is Texas.
The History and Regionalism of Texas Barbecue | The Light Lab

Welcome to Go Inside: Exploring Texas Culture! Brought to you by First Choice Power, this series … READ MORE The History and Regionalism of Texas Barbecue

Why Is Green Energy So Attractive to Texas Business? | The Light Lab

Volviéndose ecológicos en el Lone Star State Millones de acres en todo Texas abundan de … READ MORE Destinos Sustentables: Las Atracciones más Ecológicas de Texas

4 Texas Outdoor Adventures for Families with Teenagers

Ya hemos hablado sobre las aventuras al aire libre en Texas para las familias con … READ MORE 4 Aventuras Al Aire Libre para Familias con Adolescentes

Home & Family

Take care of the most important parts of your world with ease.

¡Feliz Día Nacional del Perro! Para celebrar el Día Nacional del Perro, queremos compartir contigo … READ MORE Cómo Proteger y Mantener Saludables a tus Mascotas en un Departamento

What are the Best Foods to Cook in the Toaster Oven? | First Choice Power

We love anything that saves energy, especially helpful items in the kitchen. And with the … READ MORE What are the Best Foods to Cook in the Toaster Oven?

Nine Necessary Container Gardening Tips for Renters

¡No dejes de disfrutar la jardinería solo porque tu casa es rentada! En muchas casas … READ MORE Nueve Consejos Sobre Macetas de Jardín para los Inquilinos