5 Top Tips to Save Energy Around the House!

2 years ago

There are a number of ways to save energy around the house. With the country now in lockdown, now is the time to start saving energy.

Here are just 5 easy ways to cut down on energy use around your home!

  1. Wash the dishes by hand instead of using the dishwasher
  2. Always do a full load of washing instead of two half loads
  3. Change your light bulbs to energy saving ones
  4. Turn off any switches when not in use
  5. Turn off the radiators in unused rooms

These are just the start! Why not add your energy saving ideas to our website!

Turn down the thermostat by a degree and put on a thicker jumper. If you heat your home with gas, you could save £60 and 310kg of carbon dioxide a year by turning the room thermostat down by one degree and save an extra £75 and 320kg of carbon dioxide a year by installing and correctly using a timer, room thermostat and thermostatic radiator valves