6 Low-Cost Ways to Make Your Home Cooler—and Save on Your Electric Bill
Summer is expected to be hotter than average for most of the United States, and with the record-breaking heat waves in multiple states, keeping cool is at the top of many people's priority lists this summer. Sure, it's great to keep the air conditioner on if you have one, but it can get expensive; running the AC for eight hours a day can cost over $200 per month on average, according to HVAC comparison site LearnMetrics.
And while some AC usage may well be inevitable, there are ways to feel comfy in your home through the hot summer months without spending so much on electricity bills. Here are some low-cost ways to keep your home cooler this summer.