There are a lot of reasons to go green and save energy at home, but at the top of my list is the cost savings. Dozens of books have been written on how to save energy in our daily lives, but who has time to read all of those books? Here’s my list of 8 tips on saving energy at home, all repeated time and again in every green living book I’ve read…
1. Moderate the Thermostat
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Moderation is key when you’re trying to save energy at home, especially in terms of your thermostat. You don’t have to freeze during the winter, or swelter in the summer, but do you need the air conditioning set to 62 degrees? No. Keep it at 65 to 68 in the winter, and 68 to 70 in the summer. Moderation!