Plant Seeds of Caution Around Power Lines

Always call 811 before you dig.

Enjoy a Safe Start to Spring

Find out what you can do as a homeowner to eliminate electrical hazards.

Planning a New Grain Bin?

Communicate EARLY with Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative for a safe and cost-effective new grain bin.

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Rainscreens: What are they and why use them?

If you are building a new home or replacing the siding on your existing home, a rainscreen system is a must-have addition. Read on to...

Kids Energy Zone website

This popular site encourages kids to explore energy efficiency through games, videos and activities.

Appliances of the future

GE envisions what homes might look like in 2025. From kitchens to laundry rooms to bedrooms, see what new technology may offer.

A home for aging in place

Thinking of building a new home or remodeling your current home? If so, plan ahead; there are some steps you can take to make sure yo...

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