If you’ve recently purchased or are thinking about buying a Green Key Village net zero energy home, then you clearly care about lowering your energy bill, as well as your impact on the environment. But purchasing a net zero home in Lady Lake, FL is only the first step to “going green.” There are many ways in which you can improve the performance of your new eco-friendly home and even further decrease your daily energy usage.
Making Energy-Conscious Decisions
Your daily activities and behavior play a huge role in the amount of energy you consume. By living in a net zero energy home, you have already drastically reduced your carbon footprint, but here are some intentional actions you can take every day to increase energy-efficiency and get the most from your Green Key Village home:
Turn off the lights in unoccupied rooms
Unplug chargers when not in use
Limit the number of electronic devices in your home
Program your Green Key Village GE hybrid water heater
Keep your heating and cooling systems within the suggest guidelines
Change your air filters regularly (once a year in a Green Key Village home)
Economize your use of water for cleaning
Program your thermostat
Just by taking these few steps, you can minimize your environmental impact and even bring your annual electricity bill down to zero!
Save Money & Energy in Your Net Zero Home in Green Key Village
If you’d like to learn more about how you can save, or are interested in purchasing a Green Key Village net zero energy home, contact us today at (352) 314-0126. One of our friendly and knowledgeable representatives will happily discuss the benefits of buying a solar-energy-powered home with you, and can set you up for an appointment to visit our Lady Lake, FL sustainable community.