Palos Verdes Residents Celebrate Energy Awareness Month
Palos Verdes homes owners are aware that October is Energy Awareness Month. Since the fall season is approaching and instead of using portable fans for cooling, we will be using moveable heating units to keep warm. Remember if everyone uses simple changes, you can also save significant amounts of money and also reduce your carbon footprint.
Here are a few hints of how to save energy througout the year: unplug electronics, gaming consoles and chargers, Insulate your water heater, replace bulbs with LED or CFL bulbs and turnoff power when you leave a room, schedule an energy audit and replace your thermostat with programmable unit.
To prepare your home for these winter months ahead use these tips: use insulating drapes to diffuse winter chill, find and seal air leaks around windows, doors and pipes and close fireplace dampers when not in use.
By doing these small changes you can reduce your energy consumption and save money.
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