During the summer months when you spend all day trying to keep the house cool, putting the oven on for hours at a time to cook your dinner or bake a cake is simply counter-productive. This can cause a huge temperature rise in your home and will cost more money to keep the temperature low during this time. Either cut down on your oven use and eat more salads and cool foods, or shut the kitchen door so that you are only heating one room.
Each of these simple steps may only make a small difference to the cost of your utility bills over the summer. If you make a lot of new habits over the coming months, trying to reduce energy consumption in lots of different ways, you will notice the reduction in your bills.
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