ENERGY SAVING TIPS

ENERGY SAVING TIPS

 

Winterizing Checklist

Windows & Doors

  • Install heavy duty closed curtains on windows to prevent heat loss
  • Caulk and weather-strip doors and windows

Pipes & Faucets

  • Protect your pipes from bursting by insulating those that could be susceptible to freezing
  • Disconnect and empty hoses

Heating & Ventilation

  • Install insulation in the attic
  • Set a lower temperature when the house is empty
  • Have your HVAC system serviced and the air filter changed

Call your local power company and ask if they conduct energy saving assessments. This is often a free service where a representative will recommend specific changes to make your home more energy efficient and save you money!

Many of these tips will save you money by reducing your power bills while also making your home more energy efficient.

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