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Winter Weather Tip: Save Energy & Money By Installing an Energy Star Thermostat

With the winter months here you can consider taking some steps to saving money during the time when homes have their highest demand of energy of the year. When this type of thermostat is installed, combined with the use of four pre-programmed temperature settings for weekend and weekdays you could give you a savings of about $180 a year!

Did You Know?
The average household spends more than $2,200 a year on energy bills – nearly half of which goes to heating and cooling. Homeowners can save about $180 a year by properly setting their programmable thermostats and maintaining those settings.

With a programmable thermostat it will make it easier for you to save the optimal amount of money, since there are already pre-programmed settings for when you are home, asleep or away. Here are are the settings for an energy star programmable thermostat:

Check out our full list of Energy Star qualified programmable thermostats.

  1. February 19, 2012 at 11:04 am

    Over $2,000 a year on energy bills. Wow. I like the graph!

  2. March 5, 2013 at 10:46 am

    I’d like to thank for the efforts you’ve
    put in writing this blog. I am looking to see othersite post from
    you in the future. plz also excuse my poor english as it’s not my first language.

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