Tips to reduce your use in the summer

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

275 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

11,063 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

244 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,607 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

3,123 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,711 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

1,419 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,128 people do this

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

2,356 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

271 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

5,149 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

6,446 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

3,847 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,826 people do this

Reduce pool pump run time

1,075 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient central air conditioner

946 people do this