Monday, December 7, 2009

Weekly Savings Tip: December 07, 2009

Winter Savings Tips

This winter, keep your family cozy and your wallet insulated by following
these easy steps:

• Dial back your thermostat 1 degree cooler during the winter season to help slash your energy bill.

• Caulk around window frames, door frames and seams on the outside of the house to keep heat in and cold air out.

• Take advantage of your body's natural heat. Wear sweaters, warm socks and long pants around the house.

• Use a programmable thermostat to automatically control your home's temperature. It can keep your house cooler during the day and warmer during the evenings. This could save you an average of $180 a year.

Following these tips can immediately reduce your energy costs. Learn more Winter Savings Tips.