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

670 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

225 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

8,052 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,538 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,960 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

3,013 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,702 people do this

Install storm windows

937 people do this

Install a chimney damper to reduce heat loss

917 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

2,491 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,080 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

2,178 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,951 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

6,277 people do this

Schedule annual furnace maintenance

1,645 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,758 people do this