Entries by Valeria Basta

New appliances

Sometimes it is better to invest in some new appliances consuming less energy. Old appliances need lots of energy to work. Whereas newer ones are more efficient, and therefore, consume less. In conclusion you will save money on your electricity bill! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

Led light

Ditch your old incandescent light bulbs for LEDs. Indeed, the latter present loads of benefits: they are cheaper, more efficient, and they consume less. Plus, they don’t need any mercury to work – it is safer! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

The oven

When you cook and use the oven, try to prepare several meals. It takes time and energy to heat the oven, and you might as well take advantage of the already heated oven. Besides, you will win time during the week. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

Natural light

Is better to use natural light instead of artificial light. In that way, you won’t use electricity to light your house. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

Cooker

When you shut down a cooker, is still hot even 15 minutes. Think to switch it off earlier while cooking, you’ll save energy!   More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

The heat

Prefer wearing a thicker jumper and add a blanket to the bed. Don’t put the heat on very high temperature. The advised temperature of a sleeping room is 17°C. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

Prefer a shower

Take a shower instead of a bath. It uses less hot water, and therefore, less electricity! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

Air conditioning

Think to maintain and clean your air conditioning once a year. It will enable the device to work more effectively, and thus, it will need less energy to work. Not to mention that you need to clean it from all the bacteria stuck in there. Also, try to use the fan rather than the air […]

The clothes dryer

Avoid the clothes dryer, and try to let your clothes dry outside or on a hanger as much as possible. A dryer consumes loads of energy! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.

Save energy

Don’t put your refrigerator or freezer next to a source of heat (like a cooker or a radiator for instance). They will consume more energy in order to stay cold. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.