Sunday, April 29, 2012

Save energy from home

Remember the last time you saw your soaring electricity bill!! Listed below are some energy efficient tips which can be used in various sections of your home and can cut down your electricity bill:

· In the kitchen:

1. Make sure that your refrigerator door is closed properly.

2. Clean your refrigerators condense coil regularly so that it works properly.

· In summers & winters:

1. Clean or replace your AC filters so that it can operate efficiently.

2. Make sure to close all your windows while using the AC

3. Make sure you choose your AC according to your room size.

4. Run your AC at an optimum temperature of 24o C

5. Use blinds to shade your homes from the heat and keep the temperature cool inside.

· While doing laundry:

1. Use hot water to clean dirty clothes and cold water to rinse them.

2. If you have a setting to close your dryer when the clothes are dry, make sure you use it. It will save a lot of energy.

3. Remember to clean your washer dryers lint filters after every load.

· Light bulbs:

1. Buy energy efficient light bulbs and use low wattage bulbs wherever possible such as walkways and closets etc.

2. Turn off lights when not in use.

Implementing these steps can not only help you save on your electricity bill but can also help you save the environment.


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