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Do you know how to save money on energy bill?

Listed below are top 16 practices you can apply to save money on energy bill. These lists are not hard at all.


1. Buy energy efficient appliances

Key Word energy star! They may cost just little more than regular, but energy star appliances save lots of money in long run.

2. Use Sensors to turn off automatically

Motion sensors are the perfect solution for left-on lights. They turn off automatically so you don’t waste electricity.



3. Electric Bulbs - Now LED Bulbs if not CFL bulbs.

It is proven that LED bulbs have longer life and are very energy efficient. Infact in some countries, government is giving some sort of discounts for using LED bulbs.

4. Just turn off when not in use.

If you are not using any electronic gadget, always turn it off, don't let it plugged in. Even better to buy power strip. Then turning off 1 place will switch off all electronics.

5. New filters for AC & Furnace.

Don't hesitate to change .Keep your furnace (gas or electric) tuned up all the time! Changing filter is not difficult. Call experienced handyman when needed instead of you trying to save money but break the AC or furnace instead 🙂

6. Maintenance Air Conditioner.

Every year do schedule maintenance of your AC to renew life of the air conditioner of your home. This also tunes up your AC to save energy bill.

7. Clean Dryer lint from outer opening.

Have you seen the spot from where your dryer air goes out? The mesh or net on that spot will have lints, periodically clean those lint to perfect air flow, hence saving heat! A dirty lint screen can cause the dryer to use up to 30 percent more electricity ($25 per year), according to the Consumer Energy Center. Lint buildup is also a common cause of fires.

Insert brush inside the dryer pipe to clean completely.

8. Energy efficient curtain.

I am surprised many people are not aware there are many energy efficient curtains which saves energy. Scroll below to find compared lists of best curtains which saves you energy bill.

9. Wash clothes with cold water.

Clothes can be washed in cold water, that is not a problem for us. If you have to use warm water, this increases your energy bill.

10. Water heater timer.

BN-LINK 24 Hour Plug-in Mechanical Timer Grounded Aquarium, Grow...
  • ✓ NO LOOSE PARTS: Unlike classic timers with removable pins, our timer features an easy to use, built-in pin dial that allows you to set your timer by pressing the toggle pins down for ON, or...
  • ✓ SAVE ENERGY & MONEY: Our timer can be used to automate most small home appliances. Use on your fans, lamps, hydroponics, coffee machines, and more
  • ✓ AUTOMATE YOUR HOME OR OFFICE: Turn on and off lamps, small appliances, Christmas trees, and other electrical devices with a handy timer.
BN-LINK 7 Day Heavy Duty Digital Programmable Timer, FD60 U6,...
  • ✓ VERSATILE & CUSTOMIZABLE: Easily set up to 8 on/off programs for the timer’s two grounded outlets. Outlets are controlled simultaneously, and settings can be as short as one minute.
  • ✓ JUST SET & GO: Choose your own individual days or simply select one of the convenient pre-set combination days. Switch to Daylight Savings mode with a press of a button. Our long-lasting backup...
  • ✓ PROTECT YOUR HOME: Activate the “Random” Vacation mode to randomize your programmed lights. Make your home look “lived in” even when you’re away.
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Woods 50007WD Indoor 24-Hour Digital Plug-In Timer, 2 Pack, 1...
  • SAVE ENERGY AND MONEY by automating indoor lighting and décor with Woods 1 POLARIZED OUTLET indoor timer
  • SIMPLE-SET 4 button programming with up to 2 ON/OFF SETTINGS per day that repeat daily
  • SLIM design does not block the other outlet allowing two timers to stack perfectly in 1 receptacle
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Honeywell Home RPLS740B1008 Econoswitch 7-Day Programmable Light...
  • CUSTOMIZE YOUR LIGHTS - Add convenience and customization to your home with the Honeywell Home ECONOSwitch 7-Day Solar Programmable Light Switch
  • HELPS SAVE ON YOUR ENERGY BILL - Scheduled programming allows the Econoswitch to turn your home lights and motors on and off automatically, helping you save both time and energy
  • CONTROL MULTIPLE DEVICES - Schedule your motor-operated appliances such as ceiling fans, bathroom fans, pond pumps, and pool pumps in addition to all your home lighting (one switch per home...

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Use water heater timer to only periodically heat water, not 24/7. If you only use an electric water heater all day, you’re wasting electricity keeping the water hot 365 days a year. To solve that issue, install any electronic timer switch. Timers are available for 120- and 240-volt heaters. They can be programmed for daily or weekly schedules so you only heat the water when you need it. A timer can save you $25 per year.

11. Turn thermostat lower.

Moving your thermostat up or down a few degrees will save you hundreds of dollars each year. Especially if you use electric heat anywhere in your house. Buy these selected thermostat form market. They will save you hundreds every year.

12. Do choirs at night.

At night, energy cost is cheaper. So dishwasher, clothe washing, drying, ironing can be done at night. Basically plan to run these appliances when costs are cheaper. But – this will only work if your utility company is had “dual time” rates. Many have flat rates and it doesn't matter what time you use energy.

13. Air dry your clothes.

I have seen many people air drying clothes on ropes, in USA and in Asia and Europe. You won't have to use dryer if you practice this habit, and saves hundreds every year.

14. Clean or replace HVAC filter monthly.

15. Use power consumption Watt meter tester.

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Fluke 1AC-A1-II VoltAlert Non-Contact Voltage Tester
  • Voltbeat technology and continuous self-test - so you always know it is working
  • Upon detection, tip glows and beeper sounds
  • CAT IV 1000 V for added protection
BAFX Products - Decibel Meter/Sound Pressure Level Reader (SPL) /...
  • FEATURES - Automatic backlit display for easy visibility in dark situations. MAX/MIN hold feature for measuring absolute high/low peaks. +/- 1.5dBA with 0.1dBA resolution & measuring range of...
  • EASY - Super easy and simple to use. All readings are measured in dBA, the most common decibel reading for most all applications, home and commercial. Simply turn on and get a reading! Large easy to...
  • AFFORDABLE - Our sound meters are designed with the general consumer in mind, made with the features required by most users while eliminating uneccessary features that only add to the cost that will...
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AstroAI Multimeter 2000 Counts Digital Multimeter with DC AC...
  • VERSATILE DIGITAL MULTIMETER - Accurately measures AC/DC Voltage, DC Current, Resistance, and Diode. This Multimeter is a really useful tool for solving industrial and household electrical issues....
  • TROUBLESHOOTING WITH Accuracy - This Multimeter has a sampling speed of 2 times per second; Built-in a backlight LCD display with 3 ½ digits (1999 count) 0.6”, and high polarity including negative...
  • ENSURES SAFETY - Double ceramic fuse is anti-burn and protects from overloading.The silicone cover is able to protect the multimeter from failing damage and prevent electric shocks. And low battery...
Poniie PN2000 Plug-in Kilowatt Electricity Usage Monitor...
  • HIGH POWER WATT METER: Counts consumption by Kilowatt-hours, with high-power tolerance rated at Max.16A, compatible with 220v ac
  • REFINED ACCURACY: Built-in high precision current sensor. Ensures you the best accuracy-Class 1.0 with 0.01W, 0.01V and 0.001A resolution
  • BACK-LIGHT & MEMORY: With wide view angle, clear backlight large LCD Display and hold over circuit memory for cumulative kilowatt-hours

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Trophy Air 16x25x1 Washable Electrostatic HVAC Furnace Air...
  • Enhanced HVAC Effectiveness – Crafted to help improve your home’s ventilation efficiency, proper air flow can help reduce air flow resistance for less HVAC stress.
  • Cleaner, Healthier Air – These air conditioner filters help purify the air, which can help reduce itchy eyes and sneezing.
  • Premium Craftsmanship – Each HVAC air filter is crafted with four layers of high-grade aluminum and two layers of electrostatic media for superior reliability.
Filtrete 16x25x1, AC Furnace Air Filter, MPR 1000, Micro Allergen...
  • OUTPERFORMS FIBERGLASS, WASHABLE AND NON-ELECTROSTATIC 3-month pleated 1 in. home air filters for your furnace, air conditioner or HVAC system
  • DESIGNED WITH EXCLUSIVE Filtrete Brand 3-in-1 technology from 3M to trap unwanted air particles while letting cleaner air flow through
  • ATTRACTS AND CAPTURES particles such as lint, pollen, dust, pet dander, smoke and smog
Filtrete BD01-6PK-2E , AC Furnace Air Filter, MPR 300, Clean...
  • OUTPERFORMS FIBERGLASS, WASHABLE AND NON-ELECTROSTATIC: 3-month pleated 1 inch air filters for your furnace, air conditioner or HVAC system
  • DESIGNED WITH EXCLUSIVE: Filtrete Brand 3-in-1 technology from 3M to trap unwanted air particles while letting cleaner air flow through
  • Attracts and captures large particles such as lint, household dust, dust mite debris and mold spores
Nordic Pure 20x20x1 MERV 8 Pleated AC Furnace Air Filters 6 Pack
  • Actual Size: 19 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 3/4
  • Attracts indoor allergens, dust, pollen and other airborne contaminants.
  • Hypoallergenic and pleated electrostatic filter material
FilterBuy 17x20x1 Air Filter MERV 11, Pleated HVAC AC Furnace...
  • 17x20x1 replacement air filters for your furnace, air conditioner, or HVAC system (actual size: 16.50 x 19.50 x 0.75 inches)
  • MERV 11 synthetic media (comparable with MPR 1000-1200 & FPR 7) protects homes from pets or allergies by trapping 95% of airborne particles without impacting air flow
  • High-quality construction features an electrostatically charged, pleated design that captures more harmful particles and prolongs the products lifespan by 3 times that of fiberglass models
FilterBuy 16x25x1 Air Filter MERV 8, Pleated HVAC AC Furnace...
  • 16x25x1 replacement air filters for your furnace, air conditioner, or HVAC system (actual size: 15.50 x 24.50 x 0.75 inches)
  • MERV 8 synthetic media (comparable with MPR 600 & FPR 5) protects homes from dust, pollen, and more by trapping 90% of airborne particles without impacting air flow
  • High-quality construction features an electrostatically charged, pleated design that captures more harmful particles and prolongs the products lifespan by 3 times that of fiberglass models
Aerostar 12x12x1 MERV 8 Pleated Air Filter, AC Furnace Air...
  • Nominal size: 12x12x1; Actual size: 11 3/4"x11 3/4"x3/4"; This MERV 8 filter is comparable with MPR 600 & FPR 5.
  • Designed to filter microscopic particles such as lint, dust mites, spores, and pollen
  • Simple to install and a cost-effective step towards a healthier home environment. For best results, change your filters every 60 to 90 days but increase frequency to 30 days during peak summer and...
Aprilaire - 413 A2 413 Replacement Air Filter for Whole Home Air...
  • BUY WITH CONFIDENCE This genuine Aprilaire 413 replacement air filter was designed and manufactured in the U.S.A. by Aprilaire – the leader in indoor air quality solutions to optimize the...
  • CREATE A HEALTHIER HOME by preventing airborne allergens from circulating through the air in your home. The 413 Aprilaire replacement air filter removes airborne allergens as they pass through the...
  • BETTER PERFORMANCE thanks to the patented Aprilaire Self-Seal Technology which minimizes the amount of air bypassing the filter
HVAC/Air Filter Media Roll, Orange/White MERV8 Polyester Media...
  • Approximately 20 sq. ft.
  • Approx 3/4"-1" thick
  • Tackified to improve filtration

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16. Clean refrigerator coils when dirty.

This practice saves you money from electrician. This will not only save money, also helps increase your fridge life.

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Google Nest Learning Thermostat - Programmable Smart Thermostat...
  • Programmable smart thermostat that learns your schedule and the temperatures you like and programs itself to help you save energy and stay comfortable
  • Home/Away Assist automatically adjusts itself to an Eco Temperature after you leave, so you don’t heat or cool an empty home
  • Remote control lets family members change the temperature from anywhere on a phone, laptop, or tablet[1] The Nest Leaf appears when you choose a temperature that saves energy
Emerson Sensi Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat for Smart Home, DIY, Works...
  • SAVE ABOUT 23% ON HVAC ENERGY*: The ENERGY STAR certified Sensi thermostat helps you save on your HVAC energy costs, with features like geofencing, 7-day flexible scheduling, remote access and in-app...
  • MOST INSTALL IN 30 MINUTES OR LESS**: Use the built-in level and step-by-step app instructions for a quick installation. Skip any extra work painting or patching the wall thanks to the standard...
  • SMART HOME COMPATIBLE: Works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple HomeKit (c-wire required), and Samsung SmartThings smart home platforms.

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Energy Efficient Light bulbs

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Philips LED Frosted A19 Light Bulb, Non-Dimmable, 800 Lumen,...
  • Energy efficient: Philips LED Non Dimmable A19 Frosted Light Bulbs uses 80 percent less energy than 60 Watt Incandescent Bulbs while maintaining the look and feel of a classic light bulb
  • Long lasting: These Philips LED bulbs last 10x longer than incandescent and halogen bulbs; Each light bulb is expected to deliver a lifetime of upto 10,950 hours and 10 years of light (based on three...
  • Daylight: Philips LED Non Dimmable A19 light bulbs offer warm and comfortable lighting with high CRI (color rendering index); At 5000 Kelvin the bulbs deliver bright, crisp color ideal for project and...
TCP LA950KND6 60 Watt Equivalent LED Light Bulbs Energy Efficient...
  • SAVE UP TO 85% ON YOUR ENERGY BILL – Buy TCP energy efficient 9 watt LED bulbs to replace your 60 watt bulbs and see the immediate savings!
  • LONG LASTING SHATTER RESISTANT 18 YEAR LIFESPAN – Rated at 20, 000 hours based on 3 hours per day. High quality TCP LED lightbulbs last longer!
  • PERFECT BULB VERSATILITY – These Daylight (5000K) LED lamps are ideal for use in table and floor lamps, living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms and hallways or ceiling fixtures.
LEDVANCE 74765 LED Light Bulb, 24 Pack, Soft White, 24 Count
  • These LED lamps make an energy-efficient replacement and substitute for standard 60 watt incandescent lamps. At 8.5 watts, each bulb emits brighter light output of 800 Lumens
  • These bulbs are a great energy-saving replacement for old incandescent bulbs because each lamp has a total lifespan of up to 11,000 hours. You won't need to constantly change your light bulbs anymore
  • These LED lightbulbs require less energy and can save money on your energy bill. Each soft white light bulb works as a great replacement for old 60W incandescent bulbs
Philips LED 433557 Energy Saver Compact Fluorescent T2 Twister...
  • Energy efficient: Philips Indoor CFL Light Bulbs have an estimated dollar 1.57 estimated annual energy cost (based on three hours/day)
  • Eco Friendly: These Philips PAR20 light bulbs use recycled glass and packaging material, reducing environmental impact
  • Daylight deluxe: Philips CFL Light Bulbs Simulating sunrise inside your room, this 100 watt equivalent bulb features a daylight color that turns on softly and warms to its full brightness in seconds,...
Tenergy LED Light Bulb, 9 watts Equivalent A19 E26 Medium...
  • Direct replacement - The Tenergy 32 pack non-dimmable LED bulbs are perfect replacement for incandescent light bulbs. These E26 LED bulbs have medium standard bases. No breakable parts and are free of...
  • Instant lighting - These daylight led bulbs immediately turns on with full brightness.
  • Energy saving - Illuminating with the equivalent of a 60-Watt incandescent bulb but only consumes 9W of power, making these daylight led bulbs one of the best energy efficient lighting.

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Energy Efficient Curtains

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NICETOWN Bedroom Blackout Curtains Panels - Window Treatment...
  • Elegant Design: 2 panels per package. Each Blackout Curtain measures 52" wide x 63" long. The design of silver grommet (1.6-inch inner diameter) creates casual elegance for your house, which makes the...
  • Amazing Material: Super heavy and soft Blackout Curtain Panels are very upmarket. Besides, 85%-99% light blocking, thermal insulated, soundproof, and energy-efficient. Thread trimmed and wrinkle-free,...
  • Wise Budget: Protect your furniture and floor exposed to the sun, while still helping you save money on heating and cooling your home. Privacy protection. The greatest benefit is to bring you a good...
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Sun Zero Barrow Energy Efficient Grommet Curtain Panel, 54" x...
  • Room Darkening technology blocks out some unwanted light while enhancing privacy
  • Energy efficient design reduces energy lost through your windows by up to 25%
  • Thermal properties help keep summer heat and winter chill out of your home
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NICETOWN Window Treatment Thermal Insulated Solid Grommet...
  • READY MADE: Set includes 2 BLACKOUT PANELS of 42" wide x 84" length with 6 grommets top each. Quality fabric without liner feels soft and heavy.
  • SERVE WELL: Curtains impede 85%-99% light and UV rays(Dark color curtains work well). Noise-reducing, better TV viewing thanks to the innovative triple weave technology.
  • ENERGY SMART: Triple weave blackout fabric balances room temperature by insulating against summer heat and winter chill. Protect your furniture, floors, and artwork from the ravages of the sun, the...
Navy Blackout Curtains 84 Inches Long for Bedroom- All Season...
  • STANDARD SIZE: These blackout vibrant curtain drapes are sold per set including 2 panels. Panel measures: 52"W x 84"L|Set measures: 104"W x 84"L. Each panel has 8 vintage grommets, inner diameter of...
  • NATURAL BLACKOUT: Crafted from triple inner woven natural microfiber fabric, soft, silky and smooth, skin-friendly, formaldehyde vinyl free, add the peaceful environment. While still can block out 90%...
  • SMART FUNCTION: These charming decorative energy-saving window treatment panels are functional and fashionable, have high features on thermal insulated, room darkening, energy efficient, noise...
Linen Blackout Curtain 84 Inches Long for Bedroom / Living Room...
  • STANDARD SIZE: Sold per single panel in package, panel measures 52 inches wide by 84 inches long, each faux linen curtain panel has 8 gorgeous copper metal grommets, inner rim of grommet is 1 5/8 inch...
  • LIGHT BLOCKING: This elegant window panel is crafted from rich faux linen textured fabric, inner woven construction features natural blackout effect, definitely block out 85% or more sun light and...
  • ENERGY EFFICIENT: This magic window covering is perfect on thermal insulated, energy saving and balance the temperature. Efficiently prevents cold or heat transfer from outside, blocks drafts in cold...
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MIUCO 2 Panels Room Darkening Thermal Insulated Grommet Window...
  • DESIGN STRUCTURE - Includes 2 panels, each 52 inch wide by 63 inch long. 8 metal grommets per panel with 1.6 inch inner diameter. The back of curtain is of same material as of front that looks more...
  • SUN LIGHT CONTROL - Innovative triple-weave construction helps block up to 98% sunlight and 100% UV (darker colors have a better effect), Perfect for napping children, day sleepers, shift workers.
  • NOISE CONTROL - Miuco's window blackout curtains are able to filter approximately 60% of the outside noise from entering in the room. Create a privacy peaceful sleep environment.

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