Money Saving Tips (RSS)

Heating & air conditioning


Don’t Forget to Tune up Your AC as This Summer Starts

Insulation

Be sure your home is adequately insulated. Adding insulation to attic areas is usually pretty easy. ...

Seals

Check the seals around windows, doors, electrical outlets or any other potential sources for escapin...

Weather Stripping

Inside your home, weather stripping around moving parts of windows and doors can help seal off poten...

Plumbing


Toilet Leaks

You should occasionally check your toilets for leaks. Just place a few drops of food coloring in the...

Dishwashers and Washing Machines

Don’t wash away your money with the dishes. Always run your dishwasher full. You may live in an ar...

Water Savings

Just do it! Fix those dripping faucets. Turn the faucet off when you are not using the water. Yes, e...

Insulating Ductwork and Pipes

Insulating pipes and ducts that run through unheated space will result in a significant savings in y...

Water Heater

Turn down the temperature on your water heater. If you set the temperature at 120° F or below, you ...

Insulation

Be sure your home is adequately insulated. Adding insulation to attic areas is usually pretty easy. ...

Showerheads

Weak or changing water pressure usually points to a mineral buildup in the showerhead. Clean the out...