Monday, November 15, 2010

Tips For Saving Money On Utilities

  1. Use a clothes liner to dry clothes. You’ll save on your energy bill.
  2. Replace old appliances with ones that have energy star approval.
  3. Regularly clean the coils on the back of your refrigerator. A clean coil uses less energy.
  4. Make sure your freezer is full. An empty freezer requires more energy to keep cold.
  5. Use washable coffee mug instead of Styrofoam. You’ll save money and help the environment.
  6. Replace all your incandescent light bulbs with fluorescent lights.
  7. Turn off the lights when not using a room.
  8. Turn off your appliances when not using them.
  9. Don’t use a cell phone.
  10. If you have a cell phone, don’t buy the extra features like text messaging and web access.
  11. If you have a cell phone, get rid of your land line.
  12. Get rid of cable. Who needs 100 channels of crap?
  13. Use the internet at school or the library. Not only will you save money, you’ll save time.
  14. During the winter, leave the oven open after you cook to heat the house.
  15. Sign up for skype for long distance phone calls.
  16. Turn your heater thermostat down 2 degrees in winter and up 2 degrees in the summer.

4 comments:

  1. Some of there are drastic, but they're really good if your really want to live to save money. Good tips, thanks!

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  2. Cool story, bro!
    Following your blog

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  3. great tips.. need to save money everywhere

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  4. oh thanks i could use all of these tips

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