11/19/2012 02:05 pm ET Updated Nov 20, 2012

Money-Saving Home Improvements: Upgrade Your House And Save Energy On The Cheap

From Terri Bennett, founder of DoYourPart.com:

Do you cringe when your utility bills arrive? You can Do Your Part to save a lot of money when you make a few energy efficient upgrades. Don’t worry; you won’t have to shell out a lot of money to make a big difference. Here are my ‘Top 7 Upgrades for Under $50’.

List, captions and photos courtesy of DoYourPart.

Energy Upgrades

About the Author:

Terri Bennett is a veteran TV meteorologist, syndicated columnist and author, and founder of DoYourPart, everyday green living ideas that are better for you and the planet. Send questions to terri@doyourpart.com and follow DoYourPart on Facebook and Twitter. Terri's new book "Do Your Part: A practical guide for everyday green living" is now available at DoYourPart.com

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