Quick Improvements To Save Money in Your New Home

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Did you know that there are many things you can do to help your budget as soon as you move?   Check out these quick improvements that will keep your savings in the black!

Install Ceiling Fans

This is an effortless way to save money on your electric bill, having fans installed in most rooms will keep the air circulating through the home. This will reduce heating and cooling costs.

Install a Programmable Thermostat

Install and learn how to use a programmable thermostat. Set the thermostat to operate less when you are not home and to work more when you are home. This will help you from paying to heat or cool your home while you are not at home.

Install Energy-Efficient Appliances

This can be a giant money saver over time. Washing machine, dishwasher, light bulbs, etc. are great energy-efficient upgrades to make to any home. These appliances might cost more than a simple appliance, but the long-term savings make it worth the investment.

Plant Trees By Your House

Planting a few trees around your house is important for creating shade around your home and serving as a barrier against cold winds. This is a natural way to keep your home cooler during the summer and warmer during the winter.

Change Locks

Before moving into a new home, have new locks installed. You do not know how many spare keys could be floating around that can unlock your home. Having new locks installed will get rid of this fear and possibility.

Install Low-Flow Faucets

This could cut your water bill drastically. It will decrease the amount of water that flows out of the faucet at one time, this reduces water waste and reduces your bill.

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Marina is our token millennial. She writes about small business development, marketing, and tech trends. In her free time she prefers to be on-the-move, she loves finding new trails to run and signing up for road races. Other times she can be found reading or baking sweet treats.

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