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Dehumidifiers, Are they for me?

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What is a dehumidifier and how does it work?  In short the appliance removes excess moisture from the air which reduces the level of humidity in your home.   It works by pulling the air in using a fan from the area its situated and removes moisture. When air passes through the dehumidifier, it touches the cooling coils, which in turn pull moisture from the air by lowering the temperature.
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Don’t get in Hot Water this Season

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There are so many traps to fall into this autumn and beginning good habits now will set you up for winter and ensure you don’t blow a gasket when you see your hot water electricity bills!

Always keep your taps on the cold-water setting, if you have it on hot and turn the tap on even if hot water doesn’t come out the tap you will still need to pay to heat the water you didn’t even use!  Resist the urge to let the tap run, its just wasting water, this is especially relevant when your brushing your teeth, save the water and turn it off.
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Green Renovations

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Today there are so many more options out there when renovating your home, you can upgrade your home to a more sustainable one and lower your carbon foot print at the same time.  The one thing that springs to everyone’s mind is Solar.  This is certainly a great way to make you home more sustainable however its nor the be all and end all.
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What does Autumn mean for your energy bills?

How to Save Energy during Autumn

You can breathe a sigh of relief, you made it through one of the hottest summers on record, well done!  How did your summer energy bills fair?  Usually Autumn means cooler temperatures and a bit of a reprieve on your heating and cooling bills, however the heat wave may not be over yet so hang tight and keep following those energy tips!
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Oil heater power consumption

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To be honest this one caught me a little off guard, sitting here in the heatwave. We have had quite a few people purchasing Oil Heaters through the Save Energy Save Money website and have had a flurry of questions around their energy consumption.  Maybe it’s being prepared and getting everything ready for winter which will be here before we know it.
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