Would you like your house to be the coolest on the block without feeling like you’re donating your paycheck to the local utilities company?
Then read on as we cover some tips and tricks to lower your home air-conditioning bill during the blazing Texas summer!
Let’s start with the lowest-cost, fastest options first:
1. Keep the Blinds Closed
Did you know closing the blinds can save you up to 7% on your electric bill and lower temperatures in your home by up to 20 degrees, according to website Family Handyman?
While you’ve probably felt the difference this makes at some point in your life, it’s nice to know what kind of return you can expect for your efforts here! For added savings, install neutral-colored blackout curtains to the south- and…