Winter is here and Tampa Bay homeowners are looking for ways to heat their homes without breaking the bank on energy bills. The average family spends $2,200 a year on energy bills, nearly half of which goes to heating and cooling. Whether you live in Brandon, Plant City or Riverview, replacing your old heating and cooling equipment with equipment that’s earned the ENERGY STAR can cut your annual energy bill by more than $200. In addition to saving money, reducing energy use at home can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help fight climate change.
ENERGY STAR offers the following five tips to help you save money on heating bills, keep your home comfortable, and protect the environment: Continue reading