Note: No electrical lines And there was a reason — no electricity. As we now consider how to reduce our electricity use, we talk about using compact flourescent light bulbs and setting our air conditioner at a higher temperature. The approach at the Tiptons’ home in Cades Cove was different — lamp light and sunlight, a fireplace in the winter, and cross ventilation in the summer (opening windows and doors — with no screens).

Note: No electrical lines

And there was a reason — no electricity. As we now consider how to reduce our electricity use, we talk about using compact flourescent light bulbs and setting our air conditioner at a higher temperature. The approach at the Tiptons’ home in Cades Cove was different — lamp light and sunlight, a fireplace in the winter, and cross ventilation in the summer (opening windows and doors — with no screens).

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