Energy Tips

PROPANE ENERGY SAVINGS TIPS

How to keep your winter energy bills from giving you the cold shoulder

Change your furnace filter monthly
Clean filters help your heating system work more efficiently.

Turn down your thermostat.
You can cut annual heating bills by as much as 10 percent per year by turning your thermostat back 10-15 percent for eight hours per day.

Get a timer.
Investing in a furnace thermostat timer saves you money by lowering your home’s temperature when you’re not at home.

Keep Jack Frost from sneaking in.
Reduce the air leaks in your home by caulking,and weather stripping windows, doors and other openings.

Discuss payment options with Propane Northwest.
We will help you spread your projected annual cost of propane over many months, lowering the costs of seasonally higher bills. Options include 90 days same as cash, Leval Pay, Visa, Master Card, American Express, Cash, and Check. Call 503-678-4305

Watch those fans.
Use kitchen, bath, and other ventilating fans wisely; in just 60 minutes, these fans can pull out a houseful of warmed or cooled air. Turn fans off as soon as they have done the job.

Keep your vents unobstructed.
Arrange furniture and draperies so they do not block radiators, vents or baseboard units.