December 7, 2023

It’s a fact of life right now that everyone needs to learn to reduce energy bills. With massive hikes to energy costs this year, most of us will see our bills rise. And while the causes of these huge energy price increases may be beyond anyone’s individual power to fix, you can reduce some of the burden of a steep bill by learning to be a bit savvier with how you use energy at home. 

Of course, if you are a homeowner, you may look into more drastic energy-saving ideas like extensive insulation, double glazing, or maybe even a carbon-neutral home heating system, if you can afford it. However, if large-scale energy-saving projects are currently out of reach either because you don’t have the funds and/or are renting, there are several other options that don’t require a major home improvement project. Here’s what you can do right now to mitigate rising energy costs.

1. Submit regular meter reading to your supplier