Many homeowners mistakenly think that simply using their heating and cooling systems to make their houses more comfortable to be in causes their electricity bills to be extremely high especially during summer and winter. However, and fortunately, simply blasting your AC or taking advantage of the warmth your heater brings won’t easily be the sole cause of elevated energy costs. Sometimes, it’s the mistakes in handling your systems and appliances that result in unnecessary spending.
Here are 4 of the mistakes many homeowners are guilty of and can easily avoid:
- Not fixing appliances right away.
- Leaving dirty filters in furnaces and air handlers.
- Lint buildup in dryer venting.
- Having poor insulation.
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