Appliance tips to reduce your use

Appliances account for 16% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Upgrade to an efficient refrigerator

1,004 people do this

Buy ENERGY STAR® certified appliances

1,956 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 2°C

2,753 people do this

Dispose of your second refrigerator

1,081 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient washing machine

980 people do this

Be smart about dishwashing

4,963 people do this

Choose an efficient freezer

552 people do this

Choose efficient ventilating fans

481 people do this

Avoid over-drying clothes

6,290 people do this

Choose an energy-efficient dehumidifier

412 people do this

Make sure refrigerator seals are tight

1,754 people do this

Hang laundry outside to dry

2,726 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient dishwasher

850 people do this

Wash clothes with cold water

8,919 people do this

Talk to your landlord about ENERGY STAR® appliances