Tips to reduce your use in the summer

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

267 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

10,837 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

225 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,538 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

3,013 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,702 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

1,390 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,080 people do this

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

2,326 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

267 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,951 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

6,277 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

3,789 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,758 people do this

Reduce pool pump run time

1,055 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient central air conditioner

935 people do this