In this Issue:
  • Keep Your “Cool” This Summer
  • Winterize Your Home and Electric Bill
  • What is in Your Pantry?
  • Remember the 3 R’s! – Earth Day April 22, 2017
  • Cool Off Your Heating Bill
  • Energy Efficiency

    Keep Your “Cool” This Summer

    When the temperature is in the 90s and the heat index in the triple digits, you certainly don’t want your air conditioner to conk out!  Follow these simple steps to keep your AC running efficiently and to save money on your electric bill:

    Check the filter monthly.  Your air conditioner’s filter catches dust, dirt, and …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/fcs/2018/07/10/keep-your-cool-this-summer/

    Winterize Your Home and Electric Bill

    We have recently gotten a taste of what our neighbors to the north typically experience this time of year – frigid temperatures!  As the mercury plummets, utility bills move in the opposite direction.  Winter is not over yet so follow these easy steps to save money on your electric bill during the next cold snap:

    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/fcs/2018/02/03/winterize-your-home-and-electric-bill/

    What is in Your Pantry?

    With fall around the corner and school starting back, it is time to take inventory of your pantry. You should really dig in and see what is lurking in the dark reaches of your back shelves. This task should be done on a regular basis to help keep foods rotated and use products that are …

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    Remember the 3 R’s! – Earth Day April 22, 2017

     

    Do you remember the 3 R’s?  If you are over the age of forty you are probably thinking of a classroom, a teacher, and learning about Reading, wRiting, and aRithmetic.  These are the basic standards for learning, of course.  However, it is now 2017and the 3 R’s have a new meaning to …

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    Cool Off Your Heating Bill

     

    Winter definitely is here!  Thankfully, we are not shoveling snow here in the Panhandle like our neighbors to the north, but our electric bills most likely have risen as the mercury has dropped.  To save money on your winter heating bill, follow these tips:

    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/fcs/2014/01/27/cool-off-your-heating-bill/