Air conditioning :
Adjust the temperature to 25 degrees in summer and 21 in winter .
Choose an air-conditioning system that matches the size of the room.
Perform a periodic maintenance of air conditioning system.
Close windows and doors to prevent the escape of cold air to the outside
Use a dual-glass or reflector in all windows to reduce heat entering the house .
Avoid using electrical appliances that generate heat near the air conditioning unit because that could lead to an increase the consumption of power .
Rely on natural lighting during the day .
Turn off lights in unoccupied areas.
Clean lamps of dust to maintain good lighting and the use to a minimum number of lamps .
Use a multi-level lighting system to control the intensity of lighting as needed.
Use an energy-saving lamp. It provides approximately 80% of the energy consumed compared to regular headlamps.
Washing Machine :
Choose a refrigerator size that matches your needs .
Remove snow accumulated in the fridge because that affects the efficiency of refrigeration .
Place the fridge away from sources of heat like an oven window because the efficiency of its operation depends on the ambient temperature.
Leave a distance of no less than 15 cm between the fridge and the rear wall, allowing for better ventilation and thus reducing the consumption of electric power.
Let hot food cool, even before it is placed in the fridge.
Run your washing machine and dishwasher only when they are full .
Select a laundry setting that matches with the quality of clothing, whether it is light or heavy.
Take advantage of the sun when drying clothes.
Other electrical equipments :
Adjust the temperature to 60-70 degrees Celsius, to lower energy consumption.
Make sure there are no leaks in hot water connections, because a leak will continue to drain power from your heater, even after you have turned it off .
Turn off your stereo, TV, and other appliances when they are not in use, avoiding leaving it on standby mode, in order to avoid the unnecessary consumption of electric power
Use a gas oven instead of an electric oven .