Is green energy of interest to you, but you can’t figure out where to start? Does it seem too expensive and hard for you to consider? Let go of the past, move towards the future, simply by reading what this article has to say and using the ideas suggested here to change your home.
When you can, wash your clothes using cold water. Almost all of the energy used to wash clothes is used to heat the water. If your laundry detergent is a high quality brand, the use of cold water won’t affect the cleanliness of your clothing. Also, don’t wash your clothes until you can completely fill the washer, as this saves energy over time.
Use solar hot water. By installing a solar hot water system, you can use solar power to heat the water you use for everything in your home. It will work for your showers, washing dishes and doing laundry. If you are worried about not getting enough sun, you can invest in a small, traditional water heater as well. Continue reading