Warm Up to Efficiency and Performance
The average household spends about $300 a year on water heating costs alone. Take steps now to improve your water-heating equipment’s efficiency.
|Water Heating Tips||Skill Level||Cost Range||Savings|
|Lower your water heater thermostat.
Set your water heater thermostat to 120°F to save energy and money.
|Basic to Advanced||Free||Up to 9%|
|Use less hot water.
Reducing hot water use is an easy, affordable way to see significant savings on energy and water bills.
|Insulate water heaters and piping.
Insulate older electric storage-type water heaters and piping to keep the heat in.
|Basic to Advanced||$20-$40||25%-45%|
|Replace an older water heater with an ENERGY STAR® certified model.
Purchase an ENERGY STAR certified water heater to save energy and money.
|Advanced to Professional||$250+||Up to $300 annually|