Cooling tips to reduce your use

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

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

20,295 people do this

Install Energy Star Most Efficient Heating and Cooling Units

12,977 people do this

Use a ceiling fan and raise the thermostat setting 4°F

3,421 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

2,993 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

71,553 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

6,168 people do this

Clear the area around your outdoor AC unit

6,283 people do this

Use fans and reduce use of air conditioning use

297 people do this

Hire a contractor to test your ducts for leaks

1,674 people do this

Seal air leaks

4,758 people do this

Seal gaps around window AC units

630 people do this

Maintain your central air conditioner

4,139 people do this

Seal leaky ducts

1,789 people do this