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Energy Savings

How to save money on electricity in Lake County

Everyone hates getting their power bill. Well, everyone used to hate getting their power bill. In the past few years, many homeowners and businesses have discovered something: If you update your electrical systems and lighting, you can save up to 60% off your monthly utility bill. UP TO SIXTY PERCENT! With new technologies like LED lighting, better wiring and service panels, your home will use a lot less electricity…and it can do so much more because of it.

Hucker Electric’s Top 5 Energy Saving Tips:

  • Make the upgrade to LED (Light Emitting Diode) lighting. The US would use >50% less electricity if all lighting was LED.
  • Utilize ceiling fans to help move air around. This will help you save on heating and cooling energy costs.
  • If you are trying to keep your home cool, avoid halogen lights under your cabinets and incandescent bulbs in your lamps. Those bulbs get HOT!
  • Unplug devices and small kitchen appliances not in use. Did you know that your toaster and coffee grinder are still using power, even when they aren’t turned on? Stop the electricity vampires: Unplug!
  • Use your refrigerator to get a head start on thawing frozen food. Seriously! This will greatly reduce the amount of time you need to have your oven or stove top running.

Want to save more electricity?

Call the electrical experts at Hucker Electric. We’ll send one of highly experienced and certified technicians to your home to walk you through the best ways to save money on your home’s utilities. Imagine cutting your monthly utility bill in half. Call Hucker Electric today to start saving!