Welcome to the First Choice Power Light Lab!

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.

Green Power

Understand the ins and outs of the renewable energy movement in Texas.
Recycling 101 - A Primer

Our modern world is reliant upon continual production and consumption, a fact can escape us during the … READ MORE Recycling 101 – A Primer

Create Your First Green Living Plan in 4 Simple Steps

Looking to begin a green living lifestyle, but not sure where to start? Well, putting a theory into … READ MORE How to Create Your First Green Living Plan in 4 Simple Steps

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  Let Us Help You Love Texas Looking for ways to be a little more … READ MORE 10 Tips for Going Green

Weather Prep

Get everything ready for inclement weather before it happens.

Better Budgeting

Discover helpful methods for managing your bills.
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Whether it be paying off a student loan, putting away more money towards retirement, or … READ MORE 4 Ways to Become More Money-Savvy

Everything Texas

Explore the greatness that is Texas.
Texas City Guides - Learn More about Harlingen

Texas is big – really big. Bigger than many nations throughout the world. Yet, there’s … READ MORE Texas City Guides – Learn More about Harlingen

The History of Mardi Gras in Galveston, TX

Break out your sequins and masks! 2016 marks the 105th celebration of Mardi Gras in Galveston, … READ MORE The History of Mardi Gras in Galveston, TX

6 Tried and True Winter Gardening Tips for Texas

Texas doesn’t experience the same depths of winter as do other parts of the country. Yet … READ MORE 6 Tried and True Winter Gardening Tips for Texas

Home & Family

Take care of the most important parts of your world with ease.
Nine Necessary Container Gardening Tips for Renters

Don’t let renting your home stop you from becoming a gardener! Many rental properties aren’t … READ MORE Nine Necessary Container Gardening Tips for Renters

How Do I Fix That? Part 2: Hanging a Picture with a Heavy Frame

While we might enjoy watching the various home improvement shows filling up cable programming, many of us … READ MORE How Do I Fix That? Part 2: Hanging a Picture with a Heavy Frame

How Do I Fix That? Part 1: A Clogged Drain

While we might enjoy watching the various home improvement shows filling up cable programming, many of us … READ MORE How Do I Fix That? Part 1: A Clogged Drain