Appliance tips to reduce your use

Appliances account for 8% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Upgrade to ENERGY STAR® appliances

8,262 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

8,190 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

3,015 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

10,215 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old dishwasher

131 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dryer

2,687 people do this

Unplug your second refrigerator when not in use

2,686 people do this

Talk to your landlord about replacing an old dryer

100 people do this

Clean your refrigerator coils

7,110 people do this

Upgrade to efficient ventilating fans

1,301 people do this

Use a moisture sensor on your dryer to avoid over-drying

5,813 people do this

Talk to your landlord about efficient cooking appliances

122 people do this

Make sure your refrigerator seal is tight

3,658 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old clothes washer

122 people do this

Hang laundry to dry

4,679 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

2,809 people do this