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Installing home awnings is an effective shading and cooling method and can reduce window glare and sunlight by as much as 94 percent and reduce heat gain by as much as 77 percent. Retractable awnings offer the option of allowing sunlight in on winter days and blocking it out on summer days, for year-round energy savings.



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Most energy used by a dishwasher is for heating water; therefore, loading a dishwasher fully and properly before operating it can save energy. Learn More
Clothes Washers and Dryers Double Black Arrow
Hot water accounts for 90 percent of the energy used to wash clothes. Choosing the warm setting instead of hot can reduce a load’s energy use by half; choosing cold reduces it even further. Learn More