Summer is just around the corner and we have not yet recovered from the costs that have meant in our budget, the chaos caused by the climatic changes we have suffered this winter, and therefore how it has had an impact on our costs. heating .
The summer is projected a little more intense and with it, also the increase in costs not only of heating but of services such as gas and telephone, in addition to electricity.
We must learn how to better manage our services and pay less on our monthly bills
We offer you some tips for good weather
Open the windows throughout the night and early in the morning when the temperature tends to fall. In this way it aerates space and saves on electricity .
During the hottest hours, lower the blinds and curtains or blinds at home. This will help to create not only a more suitable climate but also allows you to insulate heat.
The light on increases the heat of the rooms, of the house in general. Turn on those lights you really need and for as long as you really need it.
Avoid squandering. A bulb with more power will not give you more electricity. Buy low-energy or LED bulbs that, although they are more expensive, allow you to save much more than if you used a normal bulb. They also last longer.
Turn off the lights when leaving each room of the house
If you are going to renovate or buy an appliance, choose a low-consumption one that will eventually save your monthly electricity bill .
Performs good maintenance of appliances. For example, from the refrigerator and freezer, defrost them every three months. In this way you will save on energy consumption.
For the refrigerator it uses its normal temperature, which is between 3 and 5 degrees. The freezer in 15 degrees below zero. Raising them means an increase in energy consumption, therefore, in its costs.
It is necessary to know that if you open and close the refrigerator every little time it consumes more energy. Also check if the gums in the fridge are in good condition. This prevents losses of cold.
If your kitchen is electric, cover the casseroles as this will reduce the cooking time of the food.
Experts point out that gas stoves save between 30% and 50% of energy
To save on gas costs we must use containers whose bottom is deep.
If you are going to use the oven, avoid opening the door again and again without the need, since the temperature at each opening drops by 25%.
In general, let’s be rational and aware that it doesn’t cost much to save a little and it will be noticed at the end of the month.