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Home improvement tips for saving money, energy

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Episode 25: From energy-saving lightbulbs to a silent-close toilet seat, real estate broker Frank LLosa offers up a tour of some low-cost home-improvement products in action.LED (light-emitting diode) and CFL (compact fluorescent) lighting, while more expensive than traditional lighting, can save money in the long run, he notes. He also discusses push-button door entry, "warm" Dura Ceramic tiles, paint with very low VOCs (volatile organic compounds) and a water alarm, among other products.Watch past episodes of the Wheel Estate Cam.Frank Borges LLosa is the broker, founder and owner of, a real estate brokerage in Falls Church, Va. He is the creator of the Trust Me I'm a Realtor blog and multiple listing service wiki site You can follow him on Twitter: @franklyrealty. *** What's your opinion? Leave your comments below or send a letter to the editor.  ...