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

668 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

211 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

7,491 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,511 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,941 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

2,948 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,697 people do this

Install storm windows

934 people do this

Install a chimney damper to reduce heat loss

915 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

2,342 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,053 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

2,097 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,804 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

6,172 people do this

Schedule annual furnace maintenance

1,632 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,729 people do this