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Turn it OFF
Adjust it
  • Thermostats (Winter: 68° when home, 55° at night; Summer: 78°)
  • Water heaters (turn down to 120°)
  • Refrigerators (set temp to 36°-38°)
  • Wash clothes in cold water
  • Order a FREE energy- and water-saving SmartPak kit
Maintain/clean it
  • Clean coils on refrigerators, air conditioners and dehumidifiers
  • Don’t block heating/cooling vents with furniture or curtains
  • Open curtains in winter to let sun naturally warm your home and close curtains at night to keep the heat in. Reverse this process in the summer

Get an Advanced Home Energy Analysis

Install a programmable thermostat

Add smart power strips/timers for TVs and gaming systems

Replace light bulbs with LEDs

Use ceiling fans in the summer to cool the room you are using instead of turning the air conditioner temperature down

Replace furnace filters monthly

Seal air leaks in windows and doors

Wrap water heaters and insulate water pipes

Choose LED holiday lights

Choose ENERGY STAR® appliances

Upgrade your furnace motor—Electronically Commutated Motor (ECM)

Install an energy-efficient furnace

Replace inefficient windows and add insulation

Build an energy-efficient Triple E home

It begins with you!

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