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Are Your Electric Bills Too High? Learn Simple Ways to Have Them Reduced Next Month
While you’ve never wanted to pay more for electricity than is absolutely necessary, keeping your expenses as low as possible during the coronavirus outbreak is more crucial than before. While there are several energy-saving tips available, many of them require you to purchase costly devices or replace your windows before seeing results.
Sonner Electric is here today to provide you with some free tips that will help you save money on your electricity costs. Contact Sonner Electric at 661-728-0126 if you have any inquiries about your residential electrical needs or require repairs.
Make the most of natural light
Are you taking use of the natural light that enters your home? If you have a reading chair with a strong light behind it, for example, consider shifting the chair so that it faces a window. During the day, this can offer you with plenty of light. Similarly, reconfigure your home office to make the most of natural light, remove dark window covers, and discover creative ways to make the most of it.
Pay special attention to task lighting
If you can’t use natural light solely, experiment with different task lighting options. After all, why illuminate the entire room when you only require light in one area? If a large family is having dinner together, for example, overhead lights would be used, but if one person is doing the crossword alone, a tiny task light will suffice.
Utilize your computer
If you have both a laptop and a desktop computer, we recommend using the laptop only to save money. Why? Because the laptop consumes less energy in the first place and is likely to have more energy-saving features. If you use a desktop, make sure to switch it off fully when you are not using it. If you frequently switch from your computer to different areas of your home, shutting it off every time may not be feasible – which is why we recommend using a laptop entirely when possible.
Turn off any lights that aren’t in use
Although this may seem like common sense, many individuals forget to turn off the lights in their homes. Turn off a light if no one is actively benefiting from it at any one time. Even if you plan on turning it on again in ten minutes. Many individuals are unaware that turning off the light for a few minutes might have a significant influence.
Many free solutions to lower your electrical use are listed above. If you have some money to invest today in order to save money tomorrow, call Sonner Electric at 661-728-0126 to learn more about indoor lighting and other possibilities.