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

8,068 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,657 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

2,837 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

9,428 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old dishwasher

120 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dryer

2,536 people do this

Unplug your second refrigerator when not in use

2,642 people do this

Talk to your landlord about replacing an old dryer

87 people do this

Clean your refrigerator coils

6,732 people do this

Upgrade to efficient ventilating fans

1,265 people do this

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

5,389 people do this

Talk to your landlord about efficient cooking appliances

106 people do this

Make sure your refrigerator seal is tight

3,496 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old clothes washer

105 people do this

Hang laundry to dry

4,463 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

2,693 people do this