Have you ever opened up your energy bill and wondered what you can do to lower your electricity costs? It’s hard to know what to do, what to turn off, when you don’t know what certain appliances use in terms of wattage. We all know an electric dryer probably uses a lot of energy, but just how much does it really use? If you knew that an electric dryer used up to 5000 watts of energy you might be more inclined to hang your clothes outdoors to dry on warm summer days.
You can’t make energy efficient changes without knowing how much energy your appliances use. The infographic below gives a good idea of what your appliances are using. If your appliances don’t stack up it might be time to upgrade to more energy efficient products.