Below is part of our complete collection of ways to save electricity used by your appliances right now which are easy for anyone, even you to do!

This collection focuses on ways to easily reduce the amount of electricity used by electrical appliances inside your home.

1 Clean Refridgerator Coils
2 Clean Refrigerator Coils Periodically
3 Cool Cooked Food Before Placing in Refrigerator
4 Disconnect Microwave Bulb
5 Dishwasher Heat Drying – Turn Off
6 Full Dishwasher Loads
7 Hand Wash Dishes (i.e. not Dishwasher)
8 If Fridge Not Full, Place Water Bottles Inside
9 Keep Air Passages in ‘Fridge / Freezers Clear
10 Keep Dishwasher Drain Clear of Food Scraps
11 Keep Freezer Full
12 Place Refridgerator Away From Stove
13 Put Microwave on Power Bar
14 Put Microwave on Switched Outlet
15 Raise Freezer Temperature
16 Raise Refridgerator Temperature
17 Refridgerators With Top/Bottom Freezer Preferred
18 Replace Toast With Bread / Dry Cereal
19 Soak Dishes In Sink Overnight
20 Take All Meal Items From Refridgerator at Once
21 Toaster vs Electric Oven
22 Transfer Several Days of Food Freezer To Fridge
23 Use Garbage Disposal Less
24 Use Hand Opearated Can Opener vs Electric


Start using these ways which are easy to reduce your home’s electricity usage to start saving your money now!

When you have started to use as many from this collection as you want, then move on to another collection on this or any path within the SavingsGrid.

If we have missed a way to reduce any form of energy or water in a home, please let us know and we’ll add it to the Grid for everyone to use. Simply add a comment here or send an email to .

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