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Three tips for living green at home

Three tips for living green at home

Living green programs have popped up all over the nation. However, you can even start living green in the comfort of your own home. There are many ways that you can save energy and live green, but the three best tips for doing so are talked about here today.

Getting a Higher Efficiency Shower Head

One of the best ways that you can live green at home is to get a higher efficiency shower head. By doing so, you will be able to save a maximum of 3000 gallons of water for each person in your household every year. You will also save about $50.00 in energy costs too.

Replacing Your Lights in the Home with LED Lights

Another great way to live green is to replace your current lights in your home with LED lights. There are many great LED light choices and there are even LED dimming lights too. While they are a bit more costly than the regular lights, you will save money on your electric bill and you won’t have to buy them as often as the life of an LED light is much longer than that of a regular light.

Fill Up Your Dishwasher and Washing Machine

Two of the most costly home appliances that can really hike up your electric bill are the dishwasher and the washing machine. You can save energy and money by making sure that you fill up your dishwasher and the washing machine before using them. Don’t put half loads in and run them only when full.

Now, with these 3 great tips, you can start saving energy and living green in your own home.

 

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