Treceți la conținutul principal

Don’t Let Your Energy Usage Drain Your Bank Account


Like more families with young children, the chances are that you live life on a budget. Don’t worry; you’re not alone - this is how much families tend to live their lives. The fact is that family life is a lot more expensive than you could ever imagine before having kids - there are just so many different costs to cover.

One of the biggest costs for most families is the price of energy usage. Obviously, unless you’re going to up sticks and move off grid, you can’t get by without energy, but what you can do is find ways to stop your family from draining your bank account because of the amount of energy that you are using. To reduce the amount of energy that you are using at home, here’s what you can do:

light bulbs.jpg

Find out how much energy you’re using as a family

The first step to reducing your energy usage is to work out how much energy you are using each month. Then, once you’ve found out the amount of energy that is being used and what it is costing you, the next step is to work out what you’re using that energy for. Is it the TV set? Is it leaving lights on when they don’t need to be on? Is it the fact that you always leave the washing machine turned on even when it’s not in use? If you want to cut costs, then you need to determine what it is that your energy is being used on.

Look at ways that you can reduce your energy use

Once you’ve worked out where you are using the most energy and spending the most money, the next step is to look at ways that you can reduce the amount of energy that you are using. Say, for instance, you’ve realized that you’re using a lot of energy powering your air conditioning system. It could be worth investing in a Smart Zone system that allows you to control the temperature of each room separately so that when no one is upstairs, the air conditioning isn’t on up there. Or, say you’ve noticed that you use your tumble dryer too much, perhaps you could try drying clothes outside on the line, rather than tumble drying them.

Commit to being more eco-friendly as a family

To help keep the amount of energy that your family uses to a minimum, perhaps you could all commit to being more eco-friendly as a family. Maybe you could give each family member goals to meet, like turning off lights when leaving the room and not leaving appliances on standby. If you make a conscious effort to be more eco-friendly as a family, you should find that you are using less energy and spending less money.

The fact is that your energy use doesn’t have to drain your bank account, it’s just a case of being smart about how much energy your family uses. So that you can keep your monthly costs low, it’s important to use energy sparingly.


Comentarii

Postări populare de pe acest blog

Huge Blogsale

Produsele din acest blogsale sunt noi sau putin folosite. Pentru ca am o colectie foarte mare de produse si nu apuc sa le folosesc pe toate m-am gandit ca o sa fie o ocazie buna pentru voi de a le lua mai ieftin. Banii se depun inainte intr-un cont ING , transportul costa 3 lei .  Comanda minima este de 30 de lei.  Pentru comenzi puteti lasa mesaj sau sa imi trimiteti un mail pe adresa blog.lauram@yahoo.com Skin Repair Moisturizer Liz Earle - Pentru ten mixt si gras Folosita o singura data. Pret magazin : 97 RON , Pretul meu : 55 RON.  Top coat matifiant Rimmel London - nou - Pret nou : 15 le i ; Pretul meu : 10 lei.  Oja crapacioasa - doar incercata - 10 lei Oja bio Benecos  , noua - 18 lei (pret magazin : 28)  Oja Barry M - 7 lei   (pret nou: 15 lei) -rezervata Oja Astor Lacque Deluxe - 7 lei (pret nou: 19 lei) Oja beauty Uk - 6 lei  Oja Essence - noua - 5 lei Oja Golden Rose - 2 lei Pensula Sigma Large Powder F 20 Folosita putin  Pre

Review Cerave Foaming Cleanser si Cerave Moinsturing Lotion

 Buna fetelor, Astazi vreau sa va scriu despre un brand descoperit anul trecut care imi place foarte mult pentru partea de ingrijire a pielii : Cerave. Cerave este un brand cu produse create impreuna cu dermatologi, care au dezvoltat o gama de produse fara iritanti, bazate pe ceramide similare pielii pentru a oferi o varianta de ingrijire care reface bariera pielii si a oferi hidratare pentru o perioada mai lunga. Ceramidele formeaza bariera de protectia a pielii, mentin hidratarea si compun 50% din stratul de lipide. Gelul de curatare pentru piele normala si grasa Cerave (Foaming Cleanser) este produsul care mi se potriveste cel mai bine pentru a-mi curata tenul dimineata si seara. Contine trei ceramide esentiale, acid hialuronic, elimina excesul de sebum , curata usor si profund impuritatile si machiajul, nu blocheaza porii. Pentru machiajul ochilor, recomand totusi sa folosim apa micelara inainte. Formula este fara parfum deci este potrivita si pentru tenul sensibil.Mie im

Black Friday 2021 pe Notino

      Perioada perfecta pentru cumparaturi a venit mai repede luna aceasta,  notino black friday a inceput pe data de 8 Noiembrie si va tine pana in data de 28. Este ocazia perfecta mult asteptata de a cumpara seturi cadou pentru Craciun , parfumul special pe care si-l doreste iubita/sora/mama ta sau pur si simplu atentii pentru cei dragi din viata ta. Eu am facut deja prima comanda pe Notino deoarece am prins reducere de 40% la produsele Dove, produse pe care le folosesc si eu si stiu ca am si prietene care folosesc. Nu le-am luat pentru mine, le-am luat pentru a le face cadou, iubesc sa daruiesc cadouri la fel de mult pe cat iubesc sa le primesc. Tot acum am luat si setul pentru maini de la Baylis & Harding, imi place foarte mult ambalajul, arata luxurios si cred eu ca va fi un cadou dragut. Luna aceasta am 3 aniversari asa ca o sa mai fac cateva comenzi, deja am urmarit reducerile si sunt consistente. Daca imi citesti blogul, stii deja cat imi plac parfumurile si nu cred ca est