Do you know the optimal temperature for common items in your home? If not, you could be adding unwanted wear and tear to your AC unit, while also increasing your monthly electric bills. This infographic shows the ideal temperatures for common household items, family members and task performances. If you’re looking to make your home more cost effective, this is a great guide.
You’ll also see some common heat producers in your home that can create unwanted heat and push your AC unit to the limit, thus increasing your electric bill. Knowing what these items are and shutting them off when not in use can help to lower your electricity bills.
One great tip the infographic suggests is to lower your thermostat by 10 degrees when not at home or while sleeping. Doing this for 16 hours a day will help to save 14% on your heating bill during the winter. What other tips do you have for saving money one your electric bill?
Instagram allows you to see exactly what inspires people and how creativity is drawn from their everyday life. We use Instagram to capture what makes us smile, what brings joy to our life, and what we are passionate about, and the accounts listed below are sure to inspire you in turn.
Here are our 20 top creative Instagram accounts that you should be following today.
Brandon Stanton walks the streets of New York City taking street photography, and he gets his subjects to open up about life details that even many family members may not know about them. It makes you smile and connect with the images at a new level.
Carin Olsson moved to Paris and is documenting every part of her experience, from the macaroons to the Eiffel Tower with all of its shimmering lights. If you want to go to Paris but can’t get there today, Carin will take you.