Best Summer Tips for Home and Garden

Best Summer Tips for Home and Garden

Best Summer Tips for Home and Garden

Home: Our favorite tip comes from Energy.gov

Don't heat your house with lights and appliances

  • On hot days, avoid using the oven; cook on the stove, use a microwave oven, or grill outside.

  • Install efficient lighting that runs cooler. Only about 10% to 15% of the electricity that incandescent lights consume results in light—the rest is turned into heat.

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Garden: Our favorite gardening tips come from Home Life

  • Water early to avert mildew

  • Do hard work when it’s cool

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Outside: Our favorite outside tip comes from the DIY Network

  • Cleaning the grill-Don't forget to clean the lid of your grill and clean it often!

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Remember to reguarly maintain your house, outside, and garden areas to be able to enjoy each season!