Heating tips to reduce your use

Heating accounts for 56% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Run ceiling fans in reverse during the winter to circulate warm air

5,413 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

15,498 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

859 people do this

Block drafts of cold air around your doors

5,597 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,822 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

6,626 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

13,135 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

1,161 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

8,219 people do this

Install a smart thermostat

11,665 people do this

Use a space heater and turn down the thermostat

894 people do this

Seal air leaks

2,427 people do this

Use heated blankets and turn down the thermostat

3,802 people do this

Zone heat with baseboard heaters

1,035 people do this

Seal leaky ducts

796 people do this

Weatherstrip windows and doors

4,202 people do this