22 Weeks of Summer: Post #9 – Save on Energy Costs When the Mercury Rises
Jun 30, 2013
Yup, it’s getting hotter and hotter, but that doesn’t have to mean that your savings account gets smaller and smaller! There are many practical, easy-to-implement ways to save on energy costs when the mercury hits 80 or higher.
Close the doors and windows when you’re using the AC. This will keep you from “cooling the outdoors”, as mom used to say!
During the hottest part of the day (usually noon-3:00 p.m.), keep your window shades down or curtains closed. This will help keep the room cooler.