Tips for Saving Energy During the Winter


Seal of the United States Department of Energy.
Seal of the United States Department of Energy. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In the winter, when many people turn on their heaters and put up holiday lights, gas and electric bills can be much higher than usual.
According to the Department of Energy, a family spends more than $1,900 a year on electricity bills and other utilities. A big part of those costs come from wasted energy during those cold months.
However, you can save on winter energy costs if you make some changes in certain areas of your home. Get tips to save energy and money this winter.