Published October 11th, 2017 by rachelTweet
Waiting in anticipation for your electricity bill to arrive after a particularly gruelling summer is a sentiment shared by much of the population. Home appliances can contribute up to 30 per cent of your electricity usage.
What can you do instead of pondering how many days the air conditioner was running and which appliances will be the culprits? Read on!
The good news is that you can save! In fact, there are a few things you can do to identify which of your appliances are the most power-hungry and reduce their overall impact on your electricity bill.
The first step is to identify appliances that tend to use the most electricity in your household. According to CanStar Blue, these are typically the most energy-draining appliances around the home:
Of course, every household will be different depending on individual appliance usage, age and brand of appliances. Being aware of the impact the appliances above can have on your bill is a great place to start saving.
The next step is to monitor your appliances’ usage.
This will help to identify any appliances that might be significantly affecting your energy-saving efforts. Once you’re equipped with this information, you can make an informed decision about upgrading to a more energy efficient option, if necessary.
Do you want more control?
These tips are just the beginning. By installing Reposit First you can monitor your overall energy usage well into the future. The system acts as the brain, making it easy for you to track and monitor your family’s ongoing energy usage. Giving you better control over your energy savings.