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

8,019 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,528 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

2,786 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

9,251 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old dishwasher

119 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dryer

2,497 people do this

Unplug your second refrigerator when not in use

2,624 people do this

Talk to your landlord about replacing an old dryer

84 people do this

Clean your refrigerator coils

6,630 people do this

Upgrade to efficient ventilating fans

1,252 people do this

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

5,302 people do this

Talk to your landlord about efficient cooking appliances

100 people do this

Make sure your refrigerator seal is tight

3,456 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old clothes washer

102 people do this

Hang laundry to dry

4,411 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

2,671 people do this