Ways To Save On Your Energy Bill
The average U.S. household’s total energy bill this year will be about $1,900. Here are some simple ways to save money and be kinder to the environment.
 Upgrade your home’s wall insulation.
 Wash clothes in cold water.
 When not in use, close the fireplace flue, and then block it with a flue pillow or piece of mineral wool.
 Dial down the thermostat at night.
 Put a door sweep under outer doors.
 Install compact flourescent light bulbs.
 Buy Energy Star-rated appliances.
 Place insulation around loose electric sockets.
 Let the smoke trails from a stick of incense help you discover your home’s air leaks, and then seal those leaks.
 Replace standard outdoor lights with sodium fixtures, which provide more light for the power used, compared to conventional lighting.