10 Ways to Save on Laundry Costs

10 Ways to Save on Laundry Costs If you live in an area with lots of sunlight, ditch the dryer altogether and dry your clothes outside. We've been doing this for a few years now, and are very happy with the results and savings. Try to wash your clothes only when you have a full load. If you don't have a full load, use the machine's water level adjustment feature to save energy. Use hot … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Cut Your Commuting Costs

10 Ways to Cut Your Commuting Costs Carpool - Partner with one or more coworkers and take turns driving each other to and from work. You can cut your costs (parking, tolls, gas) in half or better - depending on how many people in your carpool. Public Transportation - If public transportation is an option in your area, it may likely be cheaper than driving to work every day. Telecommuting … [Read more...]

Save Money On Heating And Cooling Costs

10 Ways To Save Money On Heating And Cooling Costs Do an energy audit of your house, identifying areas where heated air is leaking out. Close off the leaks using caulk, weather stripping, and other appropriate means. When heating your home, turn down the thermostat by 3-5 degrees when you're at home. When heating your home, set the thermostat to 55 degrees, or turn off the heating system … [Read more...]