Cooling tips to reduce your use

Cooling accounts for 2% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

284 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

11,208 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a smart thermostat

269 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,657 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

3,215 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,722 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

1,432 people do this

Install storm windows

953 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,179 people do this

Use a ceiling fan and raise the thermostat setting 4°F

2,376 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

275 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

5,339 people do this

Install a smart thermostat

6,579 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

3,883 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,876 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient cooling system

955 people do this