Air conditioning during the summer months can be costly and can be extremely ineffective energy-wise. In other words, it is a need which seems to only consume and never give back. Unfortunately, many individuals would rather simply go out and buy an energy burning air conditioner rather than slow down and think a little bit more in depth about ways to conserve money and energy in the summertime, rather than simply saving up more money for a higher energy bill. You know, the same thing applies for heating in the winter months. It is far better to insulate your home and office in order to cut down on these extreme costs and energy uses during the hottest and coldest months of the year, than to keep swinging back and forth between the two extremes and correcting for such.
The first thing you should remember is that if your home is well insulated all year round, it lose less heat in the winter and lose less cooling in the summer. It is important to not just stop up holes in your wall and floor, but to actually invest a little time and effort into learning about home repair and maintenance and invest a little skill into successfully and fully insulating your home. This is not just a technique which works in moderate climates and areas which lack severe weather, but it is useful in extremely warm and in extremely cold climates.
The second and last thing you should remember is that understanding how air movement and shade can work to your advantage can cost you hundreds and even thousands of dollars per year in heating and cooling costs. For example, air flow through your house in the summertime, combined with partial or full shade from nearby trees can really make a big difference in how cool your home is without air conditioning. Open windows in opposite ends of your home to achieve this beneficial air flow.
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