Spring is here for those of us in the northern hemisphere, and for millions of people that means it’s time to pick up the dusters and scrub brushes for our annual deep clean.
But what if adding a green twist to spring cleaning – call it ‘Spring Greening’ – could save you hundreds of dollars? We’ve developed a step-by-step guide on how to “Spring Green” your home in eco-friendly and energy-efficient ways that will help save the Earth – and some cash.
Spring means trees and flowers are blooming, and it means the beginning of pollen season, a.k.a. allergy season, for more than 35 million sniffling and sneezing Americans.
Air purifiers can capture 99.97 percent of allergens as small as 0.3 microns from the air that passes through the filters, circulating fresh air in a room several times an hour.
Smarter Devices = A Greener Mind
Why pay to heat or cool your home when you’re not there?
Smart Wi-Fi-programmable thermostats offer comfort, convenience and energy savings for homeowners without having to change their daily routine. "No learning” necessary smart thermostats like the Honeywell Lyric use geo-fencing technology to automatically manage the temperature range and save money without you having to lift a finger.
Greener Devices = A Greener Wallet
Greening your home can also be as simple as swapping out old household items with energy-efficient alternatives that can save you two to three times the amount of electricity. Here are some household objects that are currently draining your wallet:
These are just a few examples that will help you improve your efficiency, reduce your footprint and save costs while you are spring cleaning. You can learn more about Honeywell's energy efficient solutions for your home and get more tips on "spring greening" at our Smart House Safe Home website.