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San Diego Turf: Explore American-Made SYNLawn’s Manufacturing Process »

<<< FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> In an industry with a lot of competition and imported products, explore the manufacturing process of SYNLawn's 100% American-made grass. Plus, get a sneak peek at new innovations and find out how your new lawn can benefit homeless pets through SPCA International.

Make The Most Of Watering Your Yard with Mulch + Tips from Mission Hills Nursery »

<<< FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Water restrictions have changed again in San Diego! Make the most of the water in your yard with three easy tips from garden expert Tiger Palafox from Mission Hills Nursery.

How To Choose The Right Turf »

<<< FRIDAY, SEPT. 16, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> SYNLawn helps us learn how to choose the right turf based on aesthetic preferences and usage patterns.

Cool Wall & Retrofit Window Home Transformation »

<<< FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Cal State Construction transformed the exterior of this San Diego home with Cool Wall and retrofit windows thanks to the HERO program.

Make Your Home More Sustainable – Robin Wilson Interior Design »

<<< FRIDAY, MAR. 18, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Robin Wilson Interior Design walks us through some finishes that will make your home more sustainable.

Cantor’s Corner: Maximize Energy Efficiency to Save Money

Cantor’s Corner: Maximize Energy Efficiency to Save Money »

Did you know that properly sizing the heating and air conditioning equipment for your home can save you significantly on your energy bills? If your system is too small it will run longer, using more gas and electricity. Your furnace and air conditioning condenser can equate to as much as 55% of your monthly energy bill on average, so investing in a new system could actually save you money.

HERO Highlight: Household Water Savers on The Approved Home Pro Show »

<<< FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2015 on SAN DIEGO 6 TV >>> In this special water-saving HERO Highlight we cover tankless water heaters, low-flow shower heads with temperature regulation and shower head adapters, all of which can help you reduce water waste in your home. These water-efficient products are also covered by the HERO Program.

Energy and Water Saving Tips – A HERO Highlight »

<<< FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015 on SAN DIEGO 6 TV >>> Brought to you by the HERO Program, we're joined by We Care Plumbing, Heating & Air, who shares expert tips for saving water and energy at home. HERO can help you finance these upgrades.

Californians Respond to the Drought with HERO »

Including an appearance from San Diego's own Todd Gloria, this video shows how many California communities are encouraging local residents to invest in water-saving upgrades to cut their water use by a third through the HERO program. 

Cantor’s Corner: Recommended Order of Home Improvements

Cantor’s Corner: Recommended Order of Home Improvements »

The U.S. Department of Energy’s recommended order of home improvements can help you modernize your home and make it more energy efficient. Older homes were not constructed by today's building codes and can mean a lot of wasted energy.

Cantor’s Corner: Household Water Wasters

Cantor’s Corner: Household Water Wasters »

Your home is full of water wasters. Most repairs are only a few hundred dollars if completed before there is a major failure. Left alone, you could be wasting hundreds of gallons of water and also risking thousands of dollars in damages caused by flooding.