Energy Saving Tips For Washing Clothes Energy Saving Tips For Washing Clothes
Having proper knowledge of energy saving tips can save you hundreds of dollars over a course of a year on your energy bill as well as lessen your carbon footprint on the earth.
Money saving tips.
A great way to save money on your energy bill is to wash less, while using less water. The main source of energy from washing clothes comes the heating of the water needed to wash your clothes. If you can lessen the amount of hot water you use, you can lower your heating bill by 10 percent.
Upgrade your washer to an energy efficient one. “Energy Star” washers uses almost 50 percent less water than standard full size washers. This is a great way to use less energy, while also lowering your water bill.
Wash your clothes in cold water rather than hot or warm water. Now a days there are many detergent companies that make laundry detergent that can provide the same benefits of cleaning your clothes when used with cold water then with hot water. Using this type of detergent is a great way to lower your heating bill.