If you are looking to improve the energy efficiency of your home but at the time you are renting, the Energy Star website has a list of the top ten tips for renters.
Lighting is at the top of the list and they estimate you can save more than $65 a year by switching your most commonly used lights. Check out my article on lighting here
Turning off appliances when they are not in use is also on the list and a great way to be sure appliances are off is to use a plug strip.
If your home has central Heating and/or Air Conditioning make sure you don’t block the registers/vents with furniture. Blocking these vents will not allow your system to run efficiently and will cause you to be uncomfortable.
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