We all have a reason to reduce the amount of energy we use. Some families are making an effort to be more environmentally conscious, reducing the burden they put on our earth by wasting less and being more mindful of purchases.
Other families want to reduce financial waste and tighten their belts. Where cars used to be marketed for their speed or sleek style, but now the gas mileage of a car is front and center in advertising. LED light bulbs and energy efficient appliances are more readily available than they ever have been. It’s not about making life less convenient, but about balancing luxury with thoughtfulness.
Home energy expenses are a large portion of any household budget. While energy efficient appliances do some of the job, our heating and cooling costs are easily the biggest chunk of household energy … Read the rest..