Make friends with your appliances
- It might be worth reading the manual – there’s valuable information in there. If you can’t find it, replacements may be available online from websites like this. Or sometimes technical download sheets, which contain all sorts of useful energy info, are available on the manufacturer’s website.
- Different dishwasher or washing machine programmes can have hugely different energy/water consumption profiles so changing these can be a quick win.
- There are lots of tips about managing appliances and a great video on the Energy Saving Trust website.