Turn heat down at night, use lots of blankets. Take short showers.
If you can slip a dollar bill through the cracks of the doors/windows leading to outside, you are losing energy and paying higher fuel bills. Seal the cracks with insulation strips.
Also use a timed thermostat to lower temperatures while away from the home.
Close doors to rooms, so that heat can stay within each room. Close vents if you have extra rooms that are not in use to force heat into highly utilized rooms.
Use alternative heating methods, such as space heaters or wood burning fireplace w/chimney (proper ventilation).
by Astralrose 5 years ago
How does your home heating being done?I always wonder if there's a central heating for every house in America or Europe, places which are almost always cold and how is it being done. Here in the upper/higher region of Uttarakhand, India, people, who can afford, buy room heater/blower which is more...
by William Mahaffy 6 years ago
What's the best way to save money on home heating costs?Live in an old house north of the 45th.
by sofa sitter 8 years ago
can you install hard wood flooring over radiant heat source?or can engineered be used, and if so would maple be a good choice?
by Susan Britton 5 years ago
Can anyone tell me if heating coils in the ceiling to heat your home or apartment are illegal?I live in an apartment that was built in the late 1960's and they still heat it with heating coils in the ceiling. My electric bills are enormus if I heat the whole apartment and we have tried to get them...
by KimMarieB 8 years ago
lol my dads medthod for many years:leave the temperature on 60 degrees and if your cold either:wear layers of clothescarry around a 5 pound blanketset candles around you
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