With the first day of spring a few days away, it’s time to get ready for spring cleaning! The new season is a refreshing opportunity for all of us to discover new ways to save both energy and money. To improve the energy efficiency and comfort of your home as the warmer weather arrives, be sure to incorporate these easy initiatives into your spring cleaning routine.

#1: Swap out your HVAC filter (and be sure to do so monthly)

#2: Dust all light bulbs, electronics, and vents throughout your home so they’re able to run at maximum capacity

#3: Clean your oven to ensure it’s running efficiently by creating an eco-friendly oven cleaner at home in lieu of utilizing the self-clean feature

#4: Vacuum your refrigerator coil to eliminate the presence of any dust that could be causing it to work harder to keep things cold