Tips for an Energy-Efficient Home

Thinking about going green? It’s a great feeling to know you’re lessening your impact on the environment. It feels even better when you save money living sustainably. No matter what your motivation is, living a green lifestyle is a great choice. Check out our favorite tips for keeping an energy-efficient home.

Energy-efficient light bulbs and appliances

Choose light bulbs and appliances that are labeled as energy efficient, such as the Energy Star certification. This certification means that the product meets the standards of the US Environmental Protection Agency. These light bulbs and appliances can lead to significant energy savings, and keep your home energy bills low!

Brighten up your walls

Using a bright paint color on one or all of your walls can reduce your dependence on lighting. Choosing a bright color can also improve your mood!

Wash with cold water

Did you know that the majority of the energy used by washing machines comes from heating the water? Using cold water can help keep your energy bills down!

Maintain your A/C system

If your air conditioning unit is in need of repair, you may be losing money and using excess energy. Call us today and we’ll work with you to make sure your air conditioning system is working at peak efficiency.

Do you have additional questions about how you can conserve energy and save money? Call American Comfort Solutions at 281-395-2222!