Most Americans are probably spending more on their utility bills than they should be. The average residential monthly electric bill is just over $110, according to EIA.gov. If everyone took the proper steps to lower their utility bills, that cost would be much, much lower. If you feel like you’re overpaying on your utilities, here are some ways you can cut costs.
1. Get New Siding
Old siding that’s loose, cracking, or holey can wreak havoc on your electric bills. It lets air leak through and can create a moisture problem in your home. Your energy bills will skyrocket as a direct result. [Read more…]