Water heating accounts for about 18% of your home's energy use and is the typically the second largest energy expense in any home.
You can reduce your water heating bills in four primary ways:
- Using less hot water
- Using energy-saving strategies, such as turning down the thermostat on your water heater
- Insulating your water heater and pipes
- Buying a new, more efficient model or type of water heater.
If you have a pool, energy-saving strategies and efficient water heaters and pumps will help you save energy and money, while keeping your pool comfortable.
Check out our water heating infographic, and explore the following topics to start saving on your water heating expenses: