10 Year-Round Ways to Reduce Your Utility Bill

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No matter if you live in a house or you’re renting an apartment, it’s still in your best interest to reduce your utility bill each month. In this article, we’ll certainly teach you how to save money on your home utilities, but many of these suggestions can be used in your apartment too! Then, your savings can be used to pay off debts, save for a vacation or maybe even increase the savings for your emergency fund.

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10 Year-Round Ways to Reduce Your Utility Bill

Study these strategies, implement them, and start saving some serious moolah!!

1. Paint Roof and Home Exterior White

If you have a home in a sunny climate, you can reduce the amount of energy needed for cooling the house by painting the house white. Make use of an elastomeric coating that is readily available in a hardware . . . → Read More: 10 Year-Round Ways to Reduce Your Utility Bill

How to Save Money on Utilities This Winter

My utility bills have been awesome this summer! For the most part, the summer days were mild and required very little work from my air conditioning unit, which translated into incredibly cheap utility bills. This winter, however, is likely to be a different story. In order to keep as much money in my pocket as possible this winter, I need to start taking action to seal up my house as best as I can, both to keep the cold out and the heat in.

This home efficiency stuff is easier said than done though, especially with my 70 year old house that is poorly insulated and has numerous cracked windows. With this old house, what can I possibly do to save money on utilities this winter? Let me share with you the list I came up with so far, and maybe you can benefit from my discoveries as well!

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