Electricity rates steadily increasing, account. But how to abandon the usual appliances, because they make our life comfortable. These useful tips will help you save wisely and effortlessly.
Tip 1. For lighting, use energy saving and led bulbs, they consume 4-5 times less electricity than incandescent bulbs.
Interesting fact: the meter does not «see» 2-3 enabled led bulb to 20 watts, so they require little energy.
Tip 2. Place the refrigerator away from stoves and heating appliances.
Tip 3. Never put hot food in the fridge, it will waste a lot of energy for its cooling.
Tip 4. Timely clean the electric kettle from scale, it increases the amount of energy required to boil water.
Recipe to clean the kettle from scale: pour into the kettle 1 tablespoon of baking soda and citric acid, add water to half and bring to boil. Then drain the boiling water with pieces of scum and rinse the kettle with clean water.
Tip 5. When buying electrical appliances, pay attention to their energy efficiency class. The most efficient devices of class A.
Tip 6. The use of pressure cookers saves your time and energy.
Tip 7. When cooking on an electric stove use the residual heat of the burners, turn off the oven 5-10 minutes before the food is ready.
Tip 8. To save power use a flat iron with temperature control and switch on handle.