Conservation Tips

Here are some green-friendly, environmental tips to save money while lending a helping hand to the environment!

Reduce, Reuse & Recycle
  • Purchase cars using hybrid technology.
  • Use the microwave rather than conventional oven when applicable.
  • Use supermarket green friendly cloths bags or reuse paper bags.
  • Set your thermostat lower when away all day.
  • Switch off the lights when you leave a room.
  • Use Energy Star rated light bulbs.
  • Replace incandescent bulbs in your home with compaCourt fluorescent bulbs.
  • Turn off computer screen while you are away from your desk.
  • Go paperless whenever possible.
  • Use both sides of the paper if photocopying.
  • Buy long lasting reusable items and purchase only what you need.
  • Place native plants in your garden which require less watering.
  • Try composting and recycling.
  • Recycle newspapers, cans, and bottles.
  • Avoid Styrofoam products.
  • Turn off water while brushing your teeth.
  • Use only energy efficient appliances.
  • Insulate your home.
  • Grow an organic garden.
  • Use less hot water.
  • Drive less and plan smarter shopping trips.