Cooling tips to reduce your use

Cooling accounts for 16% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Install solar screens on your windows to keep the heat out

29 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

734 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

117 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient room air conditioner

19 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

26 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

52 people do this

Cool your home with a whole-house fan

43 people do this

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

120 people do this

Install a programmable thermostat

110 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

376 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

46 people do this

Schedule annual heat pump maintenance

Upgrade to an efficient central air conditioner

66 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient heat pump

11 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

226 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning