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

3,085 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

990 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

808 people do this

Install storm windows

479 people do this

Raise your thermostat temperature to 78°F

567 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

4,563 people do this

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

56 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

4,161 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning

19,847 people do this

Turn off window AC units during Peak Time Savings Hours

26 people do this

Save up cool air before Peak Time Savings Hours begin

44 people do this

Close window shades and blinds

72 people do this

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

1,041 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

14,518 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

3,294 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

20,364 people do this