Energy efficiency tips from Black Hills Energy
Last updated 2/22/2022 at 1:50pm
As current weather conditions evolve from snow to cold air, now is the time to take notice of the rooms in your house that are struggling to stay warm. By noting which parts of your home need attention, you can prioritize energy efficiency and weatherization efforts.
The first step to making your home more energy efficient is knowing what simple fixes it needs. Here are a few spot tests to help detect where you may be losing the most energy:
The Flashlight Test: Have someone go outside at night and shine a flashlight at and around doorways, while you stay inside; you’ll see the light shi...