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Tips for New Home Owners

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Here are some tips for new home owners. Utility bills will likely be a big factor in your budget. However, there are ways that you can cut back on your usage and thus save money every month. One idea that is commonly used is to put a timer on all your lights. This way you can be assured that your lights are off when you are not using them or if you forget to turn them off. If done correctly, this can save a bundle of electricity. Another great idea to save money is to use cold water instead of hot water when washing your clothes. Believe it or not, in most cases, cold water will clean just as well as hot water.

When moving house electricity can be a big concern. Be sure to arrange with the power company to have the power turned on well in advance of your move in date. This will insure that your Read more ...