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Sunday, July 10th, 2016
With high electricity costs, many Boone homeowners are looking for ways to save energy and money while staying cool. Can ceiling fans be an answer? Yes!
The cost of operating a ceiling fan is significantly less than that of central air conditioning. Using ceiling fans and raising the thermostat a few degrees can reduce electricity, lower carbon emissions and save you money. The money-saving strategy, though, depends on a few points:
When searching for the ideal ceiling use the federal Energy Star program to find Energy Star-certified fans that are at least 20 percent more efficient than other models. Consider a unit that includes a light fixture, and then install energy-efficient LED lamps to gain brightness with no appreciable heat. Keep the following installation tips in mind:
For more helpful tips to save on cooling costs for your Boone home, contact us at Avery Heating & Air.
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