Should you turn the heat down during the day to save energy?

Answer On One Hand: Energy SavedTurning the Thermostat down by 10 to 15 degrees for eight hours per day can save you five to 15 percent per year on your energy bill. Programmable Thermostats can make this... Read More »

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Does it save energy to dry clothes at low heat?

It does save energy when clothes are dried on a low heat setting, provided the thermostat in your home isn't set at a lower temperature when your furnace is in use. However, your clothes will alway... Read More »

Does it save energy to turn a light off?

Turning off a light--with a fluorescent or an incandescent bulb--when leaving a room saves energy. Turning a light on or off requires a surge of energy. However, unless you are turning them on and ... Read More »

Should You Turn Off a Computer at Night to Save Energy?

There are three ways to change from HTML to normal in Microsoft Office Word 2007. The first way is to change the view of the page layout in Word from "Web Layout" to either "Print Layout" or "Draft... Read More »

Is it pratical to turn off refridgerator during night time in order to save energy?

It's not hard on the compressor, the compressor normally cycles on and off many times a day. But if you turn it off in the evening, it warms up a little overnight, so when you turn it on in the mo... Read More »