There is always something you could do with a few extra dollars in your pocket. Maybe you want to treat your sweetie to a night out or buy your kid that new game they have been asking for. It can be difficult to find places to cut in the budget to increase your disposable cash. An electrician in Santa Monica has a few suggestions. At H Electric, we work to help customers achieve the results they want and energy savings is just one of our areas of expertise.
The following tips are some of the things you can to start doing today to save you money on your electric bill and thus increasing the money in your pocket.
1-One of the most obvious answers is to turn off appliances, games, lights and etc…when not in use. Take it a step further and unplug the smaller things to save on phantom power draws.
2-Keep your air conditioner, furnace, refrigerators and other large appliances in good working condition. Ensure filters are cleaned regularly. A poorly running appliance will work harder, thus costing you more money on your electric bill.
3-Begin replacing outdated appliances with new energy efficient appliances with the Energy Star label. This is an investment that will probably need to be implemented over time, but it is pays off in the long run.
4-Use a ceiling fan in the summer and winter to reduce the need for the AC or heater to run all the time. This is a job for an electrician. Santa Monica residents can use the ceiling fan throughout the year for excellent energy savings.
These are just a few of the things you can do to start saving money today. If you would like to learn more about energy savings tips or would like to have an electrician install a ceiling fan, give H Electric a call today.