California Cold Safety and Savings Tips

Stay safe this winter with easy natural gas heating tips that may also help reduce your energy bill.

During the winter, most customers use three to seven times more natural gas leading to higher natural gas bills. With some simple tips you can keep your family safe while heating your home and even help save on your natural gas bill during the California cold.
 
  1. Save up to 10% on heating costs by lowering your furnace thermostat by three to five degrees, if health permits.
  2. Clean or replace your furnace filters according to manufacturer recommendations.
  3. Have your air ducts tested for leaks and save between 10% to 30% on heating and cooling costs.
  4. Reduce the temperature on your water heater.
  5. Save up to 10% on water heating costs by washing and rinsing your clothes in cold water.

Stay Safe

Gas appliances are a huge convenience, so it’s important you keep yours operating safely and efficiently.

Install a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Carbon monoxide is invisible and odorless. That’s why you should install a carbon monoxide detector as your first line of defense.

Assistance Programs

You could save money and conserve energy this winter.