Heating tips to reduce your use

Heating accounts for 64% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Install a fireplace insert to warm your room

650 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

179 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

6,726 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,441 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,890 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

2,828 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,676 people do this

Install storm windows

921 people do this

Install a chimney damper to reduce heat loss

901 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

1,982 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

2,975 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

1,938 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,515 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

5,995 people do this

Schedule annual furnace maintenance

1,595 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,632 people do this