Energy Saving Tips

Clean refrigerator coils regularly to keep compressor running efficiently

Turn off lights, televisions and other appliances when not in use

Reduce hot water use by taking shorter showers and using cold water for the rinse cycle in your washer

Perform a do-it-yourself home energy audit. Online and paper versions are available.

Replace worn-out seals on your refrigerator and freezer

Use power strips for home electronics and turn off power strips when equipment is not in use

Look for the ENERGY STARĀ® label when replacing large or small appliances

Wrap your water heater with insulation or install an insulating blanket

Add insulation to your attic, crawl space and any accessible exterior walls

Have your ductwork inspected and repair any leaks