It’s the classic summer showdown – a cool house versus the energy bill, and you’re debating which side to take. Here are some tips on keeping the house (and yourself) cool, while saving energy.
Become a fan of the fan
According to energy.gov, if you use a ceiling fan, you can raise your thermostat by 4 degrees to save energy without sacrificing comfort. A ceiling fan can help a room feel up to 10% cooler and just uses 10% of the energy of a central air conditioner.