Heating tips to reduce your use

Heating accounts for 58% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Install a fireplace insert

Open your shades on winter days

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Run ceiling fans in reverse during the winter

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Draft-proof outlets and light switches

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

Check your air filters every month

Upgrade your old windows

Choose an efficient heating system

Reduce heat loss from your fireplace

Lower your thermostat a few degrees in the winter

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Clear the area around baseboard heaters

Insulate your windows with heat-shrink film

Clear area around vents

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Program your thermostat

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Maintain your heating system

Improve your home's insulation