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

7,918 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,320 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

2,696 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

8,963 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old dishwasher

114 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dryer

2,418 people do this

Unplug your second refrigerator when not in use

2,599 people do this

Talk to your landlord about replacing an old dryer

79 people do this

Clean your refrigerator coils

6,466 people do this

Upgrade to efficient ventilating fans

1,224 people do this

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

5,123 people do this

Talk to your landlord about efficient cooking appliances

95 people do this

Make sure your refrigerator seal is tight

3,374 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old clothes washer

98 people do this

Hang laundry to dry

4,311 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

2,605 people do this