Cooling tips to reduce your use

Cooling accounts for 3% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Central Air Conditioning Cycling

3,214 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

1,152 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

838 people do this

Install storm windows

492 people do this

Raise your thermostat temperature to 78°F

569 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

4,721 people do this

Turn off the AC if you're leaving and no one will be home

59 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

4,393 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning

19,852 people do this

Turn off window AC units during Peak Time Savings Hours

27 people do this

Save up cool air before Peak Time Savings Hours begin

46 people do this

Close window shades and blinds

75 people do this

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

1,116 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

14,972 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

3,696 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

20,388 people do this