Several appliances in your home use a lot of electricity. An air conditioner is certainly one of them. More and more homeowners are now using air conditioning.
As of more than 10 years ago, it was more than 80% of homeowners (although not all were using central air conditioning). And that number has only gone up since them.
So how can we save on our electric bill. Well, shutting off the ac is not really an option for many of us during these hot summer months. But that does not mean there is nothing we can do about it.
Read the 11 tips linked below and you can start reducing your energy consumption and make your ac system more efficient:
One more tip not mentioned in the article is to reduce moisture levels in your home. Studies have shown that reducing moisture levels can result in energy savings of more than 17%. The reason is that it takes less energy and costs less to cool and heat a dry home compared to a damp home.