Energy-Efficient Water Heating
Water heating makes up 15 to 20 percent of a home's energy use. By following the energy saving tips provided, you can not only lower your energy bills, but also improve comfort in your home. Adding pipe insulation to your water heater is a great place to start. The insulation will help keep your water hotter and save energy. Download this fact sheet for more do-it-yourself tips to make your water heater more energy efficient.
- Replacing old showerheads and faucets
- Insulate your storage water heater
- Install heat traps
- Lower temperature