What's Your Home Energy IQ?

Do you know how to save energy and money in your home? Take our quiz and put your skills to the test!
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What uses the most energy in your home?
What term refers to the way electric power is consumed by electronic and electrical appliances while they are switched off or in standby mode?
What light bulb is the best for energy efficiency?
How often should you tune up your HVAC system?
What direction should your ceiling fan be rotating during the summer?
Where do you most often find the greatest heat loss in a house?
What uses the most water in your home?
What’s the best temperature to set your thermostat during the winter?
Generally speaking, how often should you change the air filter in your home?
The dishwasher saves more water than hand washing your dishes.
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