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We are looking out for you! Follow these energy tips for energy optimization and efficiency.
Make sure the insulation in your attic, ceilings, exterior walls, floors and crawl space meet energy-saving standards. Icicles on your roof are a sign of poor attic insulation.
When weather is mild, use fans instead of the air conditioner. Your central air conditioner will use about 100 times more energy than a fan at medium speed.
Plant shade trees. Outside shade can reduce air conditioning costs 30%. Shade on the east and west is most important.
Seal air leaks around doors and windows to save energy. Use caulk and weather-stripping.