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Why? Talking with your household members about how they approach saving energy can help you identify additional things you can do in your home to save. You may...
Save up to $375 per year
10 people do this
Why? Many electronic devices continue to draw power even when they are turned off. By unplugging devices and chargers when they are not in use, you can avoid...
Save up to $35 per year
16 people do this
Why? Many pool owners find that they can keep their pool clean and save energy by reducing their pump's run-time. In fact, reducing run-time by 60-75% can result...
Save up to $250 per year
Why? Your air conditioning unit will operate better if it has plenty of room to breathe. The air conditioner's outdoor unit — the condenser — needs to be able to...
22 people do this
Why? New televisions are originally set to look best on the showroom floor. However, these bright display modes are often unnecessary for your home and use a...
Save up to $10 per year
8 people do this
Why? Hang-drying is the most energy efficient and low-cost approach to drying clothes. When circumstances do not allow for hang-drying, you can still save some...
Save up to $15 per year
27 people do this
Why? Turning down the temperature on your pool heater will significantly decrease the amount of energy you use to keep your pool...
Save up to $115 per year
Why? Setting your thermostat for energy savings can decrease your cooling bills...
Save up to $75 per year
Why? If you have baseboard heaters, you probably know that they supply heat to each room individually. If you have thermostats in separate rooms, you can use the...
Save up to $260 per year
Why? Your dryer uses about 20% of the total power your appliances consume. Hang-drying saves energy and reduces wear and tear on clothes, which helps them last...
Save up to $110 per year
13 people do this
Why? Washing your clothes uses a lot of energy, especially if you use warm or hot water. About 90% of the energy consumed for washing clothes is used to heat the...
33 people do this
Why? An average home's incandescent lighting bill accounts for close to 4% of electricity costs. Turning lights off when you're not in the room is a simple way for...
35 people do this