According to national averages, 44% of your energy cost comes from heating and cooling your home. A few very simple things you can do to make sure you are not wasting money would be to make sure your windows close properly leaving no way for air to escape. Maintain your homes a/c unit make sure monthly it is running properly and functioning as it should. Check your insulation. These simple steps could make a huge difference in your home running in an efficient manner.
No need to be plugged in
If you are not using your electronics you should make sure everything is unplugged. Even when not in use your electronics usually have a standby mode which means they are still using power, thus costing you money. The easiest thing for you to do would be to use a power strip and plug your T.V, laptops and cell phone chargers, this way you can turn them all off at once. This is a great way to save some money and keep your home running more efficiently.
We hope you find these tips handy, helpful and easy. If each of us does our part, we can make a big difference in our air, our water and our bank accounts.