Earth Day is here and it’s the ideal time to reflect on how eco-friendly you are and to assess areas for improvement. Being eco-conscious is not only good for the planet, but it’s also good for your wallet. Why is that? Because as a homeowner, the decisions you make regarding your home’s systems that require energy to run can either cost a lot or save you money.
Did you know that your home’s HVAC systems account for 46% of your home’s energy use? That’s almost half! That’s why it really pays to examine on this Earth Day just how much you use your AC and to think of ways you can help your air conditioner work as efficiently as possible. Let’s look at eight small ways you can increase your AC’s efficiency to produce big results.