Wa­ter heaters

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Go in­stant When it’s time to re­place your stor­age wa­ter heater, con­sider in­stalling an in­stant one. It heats the spe­cific amount of wa­ter you need, while a stor­age heater con­sumes more energy as it heats a larger vol­ume of wa­ter. And, you can turn it on right be­fore you shower in­stead of 10 to 20 min­utes ear­lier with a stor­age heater.

$100 (based on switch­ing to an

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in­stant heater)

Use a timer “House­holds with stor­age wa­ter heaters…can save energy by in­stalling a timer that au­to­mat­i­cally turns off the wa­ter heater power af­ter a pre­set time,” says a spokesper­son from the Na­tional En­vi­ron­ment Agency.

$110 (based on us­ing a timer in­stead of leav­ing the stor­age heater on all day)

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