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Heat your home with the right heater

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The weather has just been amazing of late, beautiful warm Australian winter days, followed by chilly nights.  I love that it cools down so much at night it gives you a chance to rug up and snuggle under a doona.  The mercury has been dropping low enough that I am sure you have been turning on your heaters and heaters cost money to run.
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What Heating is right for my home?

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There are so many options available to you but which is the most energy efficient? I know that wood heaters are very popular around Australia, however they are not the most energy efficient option available to you.  Unless you buy wood from a sustainable resource and add to this the greenhouse gas emissions released when burning and not only is it not the most energy efficient option it’s not the most sustainable option.
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What heater to use in my bedroom?

How to turn up the heat in your bedroom, literally!

BOOM! Winter has arrived and judging by the amount of questions on what heater to buy for your home it looks like we are not the only ones feeling the pinch.  A lot of bedroom related question this week so I thought I would answer them all for you here.  Please feel free to comment below if you have further questions and we will get back to you.
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Heating that doesn’t blow the budget

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Buying a heater is just the first peace of the puzzle once, you have bought your new heater and it has arrived at your home you need to ensure you use it efficiently to keep those winter heating bills down.

Avoid getting a winter electricity bill shock this year and follow these simple tips to keep those energy bills down through efficient usage and good preparation.  Before you put your heater on, be it electric or gas ensure you’re appropriately dressed.  Sometimes putting on your Ugg boots or a jumper can heat you up sufficiently, preventing the need to put on your heater.  While you’re at it stick on the kettle and grab yourself a cuppa and curl up on the sofa with a blanket.
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How to Reduce Winter Electric Bill Part 2

Now you have your home winter friendly (see our last blog). Let the team here at Save Energy, Save Money look at ways to use your electricity smartly this winter.

Firstly, look at where the electric heater is positioned in your home, if your electric heater is behind your sofa then all the heat is going to blow into the sofa rather than being dispersed throughout your room.  So ensure the electric heat is positioned so nothing is in front of it to let the heat flow freely.
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