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

8,201 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

8,007 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

2,955 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

9,948 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old dishwasher

127 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dryer

2,633 people do this

Unplug your second refrigerator when not in use

2,672 people do this

Talk to your landlord about replacing an old dryer

98 people do this

Clean your refrigerator coils

6,988 people do this

Upgrade to efficient ventilating fans

1,292 people do this

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

5,675 people do this

Talk to your landlord about efficient cooking appliances

121 people do this

Make sure your refrigerator seal is tight

3,605 people do this

Talk with your landlord about replacing an old clothes washer

120 people do this

Hang laundry to dry

4,613 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

2,775 people do this