Cooling tips to reduce your use

Cooling accounts for 6% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Insulate outlets and light switches

975 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,162 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

186 people do this

Schedule a free home energy assessment

3,770 people do this

Upgrade your central air conditioner

233 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient heat pump

420 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

712 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning

74 people do this

Install window tint (film) to keep your home cool

184 people do this

Only cool occupied areas

210 people do this

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

139 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

5,161 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

8,748 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

163 people do this

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

848 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

9,686 people do this