Heating tips to reduce your use

Heating accounts for 47% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Install a fireplace insert

189 people do this

Open your shades on winter days

7,014 people do this

Run ceiling fans in reverse during the winter

1,694 people do this

Draft-proof outlets and light switches

767 people do this

Check your air filters every month

1,658 people do this

Upgrade your old windows

700 people do this

Choose an efficient heating system

555 people do this

Reduce heat loss from your fireplace

222 people do this

Lower your thermostat a few degrees in the winter

2,182 people do this

Clear the area around baseboard heaters

1,965 people do this

Insulate your windows with heat-shrink film

486 people do this

Clear area around vents

2,604 people do this

Program your thermostat

3,152 people do this

Maintain your heating system

416 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

1,056 people do this

Choose an efficient heat pump

798 people do this