How to minimize Electricity Bill this summer?
It is normal phenomenon that we get a huge electricity bill during summers as compared to winters. So Easy Fix has brought some tips for you to minimize the bill this summer.
Clean your AC
AC Clean the air filter of the AC regularly as dirt and dust hinders air flow and reduces the efficiency resulting in more power consumption by the AC unit.
Complement your AC with fan
Ceiling fans can greatly increase air circulation and comfort. So AC can be shut off after some time.
Changing light bulbs
Change the normal bulbs with the CFL as they consume nearly 50% to 60% less energy than traditional bulbs.
Upgrade to Energy Star Appliances
Energy Star Appliances uses considerably very less energy than appliances without Energy Star rating.
Unplug the appliances
Mobile phone Chargers and microwave ovens suck energy as long as they are plugged into a switch board. So unplug the gadgets or appliances when not in use.
Wash laundry in Cold water
Washing clothes with warm water contributes to 90% of total electric energy consumed in running the washing machine. In fact front loading washing machines are much more efficient than traditional models.
Only wash full loads
To minimize electric bill wash your clothes or dishes only when washing machine or dish washer is fully loaded.