Become a home energy detective! Check the efficiency of your home and appliances and cut your energy costs with one of these devices you can check out for up to 14 days. Click the links below to check availability or place a request. These items are available for holds throughout the Pinellas Public Library Cooperative. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Determine the efficiency of any home appliance by counting its energy consumption by the kilowatt hour. The meters allow you to calculate cumulative electrical expenses and forecast costs to operate your appliances by the day, week, month, or year.
Detects cell phone radiation and extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields.
Help locate areas of your home that are poorly insulated and may lead to higher heating and cooling bills. Pinpoint problem spots such as drafty windows and doors, hidden leaks, uneven insulation in ceilings or walls, and leaks in air conditioning and heating ducts. The devices can also diagnose engine misfires and monitor your refrigerator and freezer settings.
The Clearwater Public Library System hosts the archive of the Clearwater Sun newspaper, available on microfilm for use at the Clearwater Main Library and online at Pinellas Memory. Please contact us with questions or for research assistance and obituary requests.