When the warm summer months hit it can be very tempting to crank up the air conditioning to maximum in an attempt to cool things down. Heat waves spreading across the country aren’t just a nasty pain to deal with, but also bring a host of health problems from dehydration to respiratory issues. To counteract these uncomfortable and even dangerous nuisances you may find yourself reaching for the thermostat more frequently. Yet while you’re turning up the air conditioner, your energy bills are rising at the same time.
To keep both your costs and your temperature low we’ve devised our top three list of ways to beat the summer heat this year.