Archive for December, 2007

Air Conditioning Energy Saving Tips

Monday, December 10th, 2007

Construction, Air ConditionA lot of energy is used for air conditioning each year and with the concern over the environment and the need to lower bills, it is good to find ways to reduce the amount of energy spent.

One of the most effective ways is to get a new air conditioner to replace the one you have been using for many years. Get a model that is more efficient and this will help a great deal. Energy can also be saved by setting the thermostat to the highest degree that you can stand and turning off the air conditioning when it is not very hot. Keep your blinds and curtains closed when it is hot during the day and close the cooling vents and the doors in the rooms that are not in use.

Insulating your home can help to reduce the amount of energy you use for air conditioning.