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FOR THE SUMMER HEAT
Here in Florida a large portion of our electric bill comes from cooling our homes and businesses. Spring is here and summer is right around the corner. Florida residents have either already started using their cooling system to keep comfortable or they will be soon.
MONEY SAVING TIPS TO PREPARE YOUR HOME AND COOLING SYSTEM FOR THE SUMMER HEAT.
CHECK ATTIC INSULATION – Check the insulation in your attic to ensure maximum cooling efficiency. The EPA recommends insulation rated R30 to R45 in your attic, for the state of Florida, If you have less than 10 inches of insulation, increasing your insulation, could save you hundreds of dollars each year on energy bills.
SEAL AIR LEAKS – Take the time to seal air leaks in your home, this will increase the efficiency of your air conditioner unit. Caulk around doors and windows, replace deteriorating weather stripping and seal all exterior outlets and plumbing fixtures.
CHECK YOUR FILTER – Check your air filter before turning on your air conditioner. Dirty air filters restrict airflow and make your cooling system operate less efficiently. Most filters should be checked at least once a