Just like other areas of the country, the cost of energy is on the rise in Delaware. Here are some common energy-consuming mistakes that Delaware residents make.
Leaving Appliances Plugged Up
Far too many homeowners unnecessarily leave certain appliances plugged into the outlet. Even when turned off, these â€œenergy vampiresâ€ silently consume electricity. These items include computers, cell phone chargers, DVD players, and stereo systems. An alternative solution is to install a power strip so that you can easily switch off all the appliances at once.
Lack of Insulation
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