National Cut Your Energy Costs Day (January 10)
Check out the weird holiday National Cut Your Energy Costs Day on January 10. Learn the history of this day & get ideas on how to celebrate.
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History of National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day was first established by the Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance (CEEA). It’s so important, however, that it is celebrated in the United States, the UK, and other countries around the world.
Not only will cutting your energy costs help you save money, but it will also help you save the environment. Simple changes in your daily routine can help save your household energy and money.
Heating and cooling costs are some of the most expensive bills that American households pay throughout the year. Homes account for 22% of the energy use in the US, according to Energy.gov.
Some ways to start cutting your energy costs include making sure your home has proper insulation, replacing any outdated or ineffecient appliances (like refrigerators), and having a programmable, adaptable thermostat that is set to higher/lower temperatures.
Ideas for National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
The blog posts in this list have TONS of ways that you can cut your energy costs. Celebrate this weird holiday by trying some of them out!
How to Stay Warm With no Heat (or Only a Little Bit)
Now that winter has arrived in full force, we are definitely feeling the chill. It can be tricky trying to stay warm with no heat. When half of the year is spent in frigid cold it starts to get expensive. Fast. Try these tips to stay warm without having to crank your heat on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
How to Cool Your House Without AC
When the temperature is soaring outside, nothing feels better than escaping to air conditioned bliss inside. Unfortunately, all those running air conditioners can lead to a variety of environmental problems. But here’s the good news: it is possible to cool your house without AC! Learn how on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
Electricity Saving Tips For The Kitchen
When it comes to using electricity saving tips in the home, it helps to take things one step at a time. Even small measures all add up to reduce your bills, keep more money in your pocket and help save the environment. Your kitchen is one of the areas of the home where you use the most energy, so here are a few tips for cutting down on the electricity you use for National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
Do-It-Yourself Home Energy Audit to Cash in on Savings
Let’s face it. We all want to make sure we are maximizing our energy savings and decreasing our utility bills. According to EnergySavers.gov, each family spends over $2,000 every year on utilities, but as surprising as it might be, much of the energy coming into our homes is wasted! A simple home energy audit will help you understand what areas of your home use the most energy so you can start reducing your utility bills AND your impact on the environment.
Do your audit on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day!
10 Easy Tips to Keep Your Home Warm This Winter and Cut Utility Costs
As the temperature starts to take a dip, there are some simple things you can do to help keep your home warm this winter. Easy tips to reduce heat loss and keep utility costs lower are a perfect read for National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
How to use less electricity
Electricity is a big part of our lives. We use it to power our homes, schools and businesses. It’s important to learn how to use it wisely so that we can save money, conserve energy, and be help the environment.
Using less electricity is easier than you think, and with a little effort, you can make a big difference. Let's look at 5 easy ways to save electricity on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Electricity Bill
Use these simple tips to make your home more energy efficient and save money on your electricity bill each month. They’re all easy changes you can make on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day!
How To Winterize A House On The Cheap
As the days and nights get colder, those of us living in colder climates can definitely feel the pinch when we get our heating bills. Luckily, it is possible to winterize a house on the cheap without resorting to new windows or insulation.
With the easy tricks below on getting your home ready for the cold, your home stay warm and toasty and you will see some nice savings in your heating bills on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
How To Effectively Save Energy
Saving energy consumption has two main objectives. To lower your energy bill and to help save nature. There is a myriad of options on how you can effectively save energy consumption in your home. We’ve compiled some of the simplest and other intensive ways to effectively reduce your energy consumption on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
8 Ways To Save On Winter Home Bills
During the winter, life can get really expensive. Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, plus life bills, it can feel like money is tight. But it doesn’t have to feel that way. You can make a few small changes on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day that add up in a big way, especially over time.
Extreme Ways to Save Electricity
Are you looking for some extreme ways to save on electricity? Check out all of these great tips submitted by readers for the best ways to save on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day!
7 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Winter Energy Bill Right Now
Anytime of the year is a good time to find tips to reduce your electricity bill at home. Are you ready to save some energy bucks? Here are 7 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Winter Energy Bill Right Now.
These tips are all DIY. No need to hire a contractor or seek outside help to save on your electric bill, so you should easily be able to do them on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
Top 5 Ways to Conserve Energy and Save Money
Here are ways to conserve energy in your home to save money and help the environment. Here is how you can get big rebates and lower your energy bills on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
Pay Less For Hydro In Ontario This Winter
Canadian citizens are well aware that the winter season can be especially long and especially brutal. Plummeting temperatures and rough storms make residents barricade themselves in their homes, and crank up the furnace to combat the winter chill. Sadly, many Canadians have discovered that their efforts to fight the bitter cold are met with the unfortunate consequence of rising hydro bills. But here's one tip that you can do on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day to pay less.
10 Ways to Save on Utilities
Everyone can enjoy the power of green when they start making their home energy efficient. If you’re struggling with utility bills, then maybe these tips can help you on National Cut Your Energy Costs Day.
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