Tips to reduce your use in the summer

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

243 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

10,196 people do this

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

197 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,479 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

2,889 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,687 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

1,347 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

3,016 people do this

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

2,260 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

253 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,688 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

6,089 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

3,691 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

3,684 people do this

Reduce pool pump run time

1,029 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient central air conditioner

915 people do this