Tag Archives: Energy Efficiency

Winterize Your Rental Home|Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

How to Winterize Your Apartment or Rental Home

If you rent an apartment or home, here’s what you can do to make sure you’re ready for winter. 1. Keep doors closed to rooms or closets that don’t need to be open to save on heating 2. Seal off gaps in the bottom of your doors or windows with a door draft stopper 3. […]

Natural Air Fresheners|Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Best Natural Home Air Fresheners

Keep your home’s air quality fresh and your home smelling great with these great natural air fresheners! • Green tea – great for cat litter box smells • Dryer sheets – use them in your garbage bin • Apple cider vinegar – pour it down your drain if you’re experiencing unpleasant smells • Vanilla extract – perfect for stinky […]

Energy Efficient Holiday Party|Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Tips for an Energy-Efficient Holiday Party

Throw the best – and most energy efficient – holiday party this season with these tips! 1. Replace old strands of lights with LED strands 2. Use decorations that add colour and texture but don’t necessarily use power 3. Buy a timer for your lights 4. Set your thermostat to about 66 degrees Fahrenheit to keep […]

Energy Saving Furnace Tips|Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Furnace Tips: Energy Saving Tips for Winter

Save some energy this winter in your Collingwood, Shelburne or Orangeville home. • Turn down the thermostat a couple of degrees. It could save you 2-3% in energy costs for every degree • Caulk drafty windows and buy thick, quilted curtains • Get your furnace maintained regularly • Close your fireplace damper when you’re not using it • Replace […]

family by the fire

Is It Time to Replace Your Furnace?

With winter just around the corner, you want your furnace to be in good working order. Not only will a working furnace give you peace of mind as we head into the colder months, but it could also save you money on your utility bills. If you’re concerned about whether or not your furnace is […]