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

660 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

197 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

6,982 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,479 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,918 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

2,889 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,687 people do this

Install storm windows

927 people do this

Install a chimney damper to reduce heat loss

909 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

2,199 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,016 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

2,022 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,688 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

6,089 people do this

Schedule annual furnace maintenance

1,618 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,684 people do this