Any time of year is a good time to make your home more efficient, but the warmer months ahead offer a particularly enticing opportunity. Consider these tips and strategies to boost whole-house energy savings right now, and throughout the year ahead.
Heating and Cooling: This is by far the largest single energy cost in most homes, accounting for 45 percent of the average energy bill. You can reduce these expenses in a number of ways.
Hot Water: Comprising between 10 and 15 percent of most homes’ energy costs, hot water is another significant expense. You can save money in this area both through conservation and by making your water heater itself more efficient.
Appliances: Large appliances such as dishwashers and refrigerators, as well as smaller items such as computers and DVD players combine to use up a lot of energy.
For more information on whole-house energy savings, contact Climate Control Company. We’ve been serving Glenwood Springs and Western Colorado since 1956.
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Climate Control Company services Aspen, Vail and the surrounding Western slope communities in Colorado.
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