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

8,121 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,814 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

2,882 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

9,635 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old dishwasher

122 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dryer

2,578 people do this

Unplug your second refrigerator when not in use

2,653 people do this

Talk to your landlord about replacing an old dryer

91 people do this

Clean your refrigerator coils

6,851 people do this

Upgrade to efficient ventilating fans

1,277 people do this

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

5,507 people do this

Talk to your landlord about efficient cooking appliances

111 people do this

Make sure your refrigerator seal is tight

3,547 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old clothes washer

110 people do this

Hang laundry to dry

4,528 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

2,721 people do this