Are you excited for Spring??? Hard to believe it’s already here! If you are ready for the fresh start spring cleaning brings, scroll down to see a few tips that will help you save energy this season! Happy Spring Cleaning!
- Seal openings and cracks around windows and doors.. we often think this is only an issue in winter but the same thing can happen in warmer weather. Whenever there is a change from hot to cold there can be energy waste. If the warm air enters your home through cracks your A/C will have to work harder to cool the room…
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- Run fans only when you are in the room… Fans create a wind chill factor and thus only cool you down. Fans only help while you are in the room otherwise its a waste of electricity.
- As we transition to warmer weather its okay to lower the water temperature to 120 F in your water heater… this helps you save money. (consult with a professional before making such changes)
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- Minimize use of washer dryers. Warmer weather allows for hanging clothes outside, nothing like the smell of clothes on a line
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