How to lower electric bill: I've compiled this list of 30+ ways to lower electric bill, because let's face it, we all dread it when that electric bill arrives each month - especially if you're in a home! I have been able to lower my electric bill substantially by making some changes! Here's how my bill list went in order of high to low: Mortgage, Food/Dining/Groceries, Electric Bill. I would venture to guess that your Electric bill is probably 3rd or 4th on your list as well. So, we need to nip this large debt in the bud! The list below will show you how to save electricity and lower that bill! Even if you don't do them all, perform as many of these energy saving tips as you can, and watch that bill shrink.
1. Buy Energy Star Appliances and Bulbs for any future appliances or fixtures you purchase. You can look for the Energy Star label on the appliances prior to purchasing. Check the Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency for incentives and rebates that may be available in your area. Look for ENERGY STAR on the labels of items such as:
2. If you’re building a new home or remodeling: