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

1,193 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

1,319 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

225 people do this

Schedule a free home energy assessment

4,100 people do this

Upgrade your central air conditioner

261 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient heat pump

490 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

874 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning

88 people do this

Install window tint (film) to keep your home cool

238 people do this

Only cool occupied areas

254 people do this

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

176 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

6,627 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

12,099 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

194 people do this

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

954 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

13,447 people do this