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Casa Quickie: Keep It at 68 Degrees

If you're concerned about keeping a green home, energy efficiency goes hand in hand with eco home products and concepts. Here's an easy way to keep your house as energy efficient as possible.

To save money on heating, it's generally recommended that you try to keep your thermostat set at a reasonable 68 degrees. Every degree warmer you set your thermostat will increase your energy use by six to eight percent, which also means a rise in your heating bill. So, instead of notching up the thermostat, take a quick tip from me and layer up instead.

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