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Saving Money Advice from IDT Energy

One easy way to try to save money around the house is through your energy bill. Doing a yearly audit of your energy usage and issues can greatly help you to reduce costs and to fix problems. IDT Energy offers these simple tasks that should be done as part of any self audit.

Each year, make sure to inspect your heating and cooling equipment. Replace filters as needed, and have a professional come in and clean your equipment once a year as well. Check all ductwork for dirt streaks which can indicate air leaks. These should be sealed with a duct mastic.

If your heating and cooling unit is more than 15 years old, you should consider purchasing a new unit that will be much more energy-efficient. A new unit will reduce your energy use. These quick checks and small changes can make a big difference in your energy bill overall.

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