At Home with Lisa

Collage of three images showing a window. The first and second image are showing a tool, working to unstick a stuck window. The third image is showing the window unstuck and open.

At Home with Lisa: Unstick windows and let fresh air in

Unsticking windows can help keep your house cool.

Closeup of woman holding a laundry basket, putting clothes into a clotheswasher

At Home with Lisa: Do chores in the evening to help your home stay cool

The warm weather should be on its way. When it arrives, do your chores at night.

A box fan sits in the corner of a room

At Home with Lisa: Use fans before turning on your AC

Fans can keep you cool while not using a lot of energy.

Range hood in soapy water being cleaned

At Home with Lisa: Save energy with a clean range hood filter

Lisa cleans her range hood filters using hot water and dishwashing detergent.

Man installing solar panels on roof

At Home with Lisa: Take the guesswork out of hiring a contractor

Finding a contractor can be intimidating. Avista can help.

Two photos side by side - Left photo is a water heater, the right photo is the same water heater with a blanket wrapped around it

At Home with Lisa: Help your water heater use less energy

Lisa learns the benefits of a water heater blanket.