8 Ways to Reduce Water Heating Costs at Home

In a typical household, water heating accounts for about 18 percent of energy consumption. Anything that you can do to reduce that portion of your home’s energy usage can have a big impact on your utility bills. That’s why we put together the following tips to help San Francisco area homeowners reduce their water heating costs.

8 ways to lower your water heating costs

In general, there are four different ways to cut your water heating costs: reduce your hot water consumption, lower your unit’s thermostat setting, add insulation and install water-efficient appliances. All of the following tips fit into one of those categories:

If you have any questions about how to lower your water heating costs, or if you’d like a plumbing system serviced or installed in your home, contact Cabrillo, your San Francisco plumbing, heating and cooling company.