Saving energy costs in the bedroom

July 11, 2014

Learn about the ways to save on electrical bills in the bedroom. (Photo Credits)

The bedroom can consume a huge chunk of a household’s energy consumption, hence it will always be a wise decision to learn to save on energy costs in the bedroom.

Energy Australia came up with tips for saving energy at home including the bedroom. “Keep curtains and outside window shades closed to reduce the amount of energy needed to maintain a consistent temperature inside. Rather than heat your bedroom, add another blanket to your bed or use an electric blanket, wheat bag or hot water bottle.”

Read more here.

Using fans

The US Department of Energy meanwhile reminded the public that installing ceiling fans is a great way of lowering energy consumption in the bedroom. Electrician

“If you use air conditioning, a ceiling fan will allow you to raise the thermostat setting about 4°F with no reduction in comfort. Just make sure to turn it off when you leave the room (fans cool people, not rooms).”

Take a look at the rest of the energy saving tips here.

 Related Electrical Installation and Repair Services:

Energy Star meanwhile came up with a list of ways to make the bedroom more energy efficient. In their list they included gadgets and electronics that quietly eat up power. “Consumer electronics play an increasingly larger role in your home’s energy consumption, accounting for 15 percent of household electricity use. Many consumer electronics products use energy even when switched off. Electronics equipment that has earned the ENERGY STAR helps save energy when off, while maintaining features like clock displays, channel settings, and remote-control functions. “

Read the continuation here.

Saving energy can be done in all the rooms of a home. May be a little adjustment, but it will definitely help in lowering energy costs.

The Benefits of a Solar Powered Kitchen