Keeping the costs of your energy bill down during the summer is important. This will require you to take some time to learn ways to make this happen. The key to paying less for your electric bill is knowing effective tips for reducing the amount of energy used and this will work to keep your bill lowered.
Use the Ceiling Fan
Simply turning on the ceiling fan in your home daily can help you stay cooler and will help avoid turning the thermostat down. This will allow the air in your home to flow better, and you can benefit from this greatly.
Using this type of fan is less expensive than turning your AC unit way down each day. Be sure to be consistent when doing this to have the greatest savings possible.
Change the Filters
One way to ensure the air in your home stays cooler is by putting in a new air filter every one to three months. This can help reduce your energy costs greatly by reducing the amount of time you AC unit runs.
Filters are relatively inexpensive and can be purchased at your local hardware store or even in some grocery chains. Simply be sure you know the right sized filter to get before you go shopping.
At Robert B. Payne, Inc., we have the expertise to help you reduce your energy cost. We can do a complete check of your HVAC unit and do a thorough tune-up in the process. Simply give us a call at 540-373-5876 and we can schedule a time to visit your home!