Time for a New Unit?
Don’t just assume you can toss your old AC unit in the trash. There are likely rules about proper disposal in your city. Contact your local waste management organization to dispose of your AC unit properly. Here are some other ways to save energy in the summer.
Simple Way to Cool Your Garage
Don’t let summer heat slow down your DIY projects. Keep cool in your garage workshop by installing a room air conditioner. It’s easy to do yourself.
Find Air Leaks in Your Home
Close all the windows in the house, turn off all the fans and exhaust fans, and shut off the furnace. Light some incense and walk slowly around the outer walls of the house. Anywhere you notice the smoke blowing away from something or being sucked toward something, there’s probably an air leak. Now that you’ve found it, seal it! Here’s how. Here are more ways to improve energy efficiency in your home.