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Cooling accounts for 1% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.
Why? Your air conditioning unit will operate better if it has plenty of room to breathe. The air conditioner's outdoor unit — the condenser — needs to be able to...
Save up to $10 per year
930 people do this
Why? Well-placed shade trees can reduce your cooling needs by up to 30% by blocking heat from the sun. In fact, shaded walls can be 5-15°C cooler at peak...
433 people do this
Why? Air leaks can be a large source of air loss in your home. This raises your heating and cooling costs and can make your home less...
Save up to $300 per year
784 people do this
Why? Your air conditioner will use more energy than necessary if it is not properly maintained. In addition to saving energy, maintaining your air conditioner will...
370 people do this
Why? Setting your thermostat for energy savings can decrease your cooling bills...
564 people do this
Why? Ducts distribute air from your heating, cooling and ventilation systems throughout your home. When ducts have leaks, they can lose up to 20% of heated or...
635 people do this
Why? The edges of doors and windows are often not sealed well, allowing cold air to seep into your home or air conditioning to escape. Windows and doors can be...
Save up to $195 per year
1,464 people do this