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8 Energy-Saving Tips for Spring

Posted On: April 19, 2019 by Bank of Blue Valley in: Budgeting, Personal Finances, Save Money, Savings, Seasonal

It was a cold winter and it isn’t quite the scorching days of summer. It’s a beloved time of year for many. But did you realize that you may be spending more than necessary on energy bills this season? Here are eight tried and true ways to save this spring! 1. Say Hello to Your Adoring Fans Ceiling fans are the coolest way to get your home to a comfortable temperature. If you have fans that are energy efficient, they can potentially cut your costs by as much as 60 percent! Did you know that you should be changing the direction of your ceiling fan for the warm and cold months? Here’s a short how-to video. 2. Hello Sunshine Get the windows open! Not only is it a great mood booster, but it can provide significant savings. Lighting costs can add up quickly, so take advantage of the natural light right outside of your window. Thankfully, the days are getting longer so you will be able to do this later and later into the evening as the season progresses. 3. A...