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6 Simple Ways to Save Money at Home

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  With the economy being what it is, people are more conscious about their expenses. The last thing you want to be doing is spending money on things that are not essential. There are simple ways to save money at home, which can cut down your bills significantly. Use energy-efficient appliances If possible, buy energy-efficient appliances such as washing machines and dryers that have lower water and energy consumption levels. These will help save energy and thus money over time because they consume less electricity than their non-efficient counterparts do. Consider replacing your old refrigerator with an energy-efficient refrigerator. You may not be aware of the fact that your fridge is one of the biggest consumers of power in your home. An inefficient refrigerator can use up to 300 kWh per year, which is more than 10% of the total household energy bill. So, it is important to get an efficient one that uses less electricity and saves you money on your electricity bill. Use en

Vehicle Storage Tips

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If you don’t plan to use your vehicle for a while and plan to keep it parked on your property or at a storage facility, there are many things you can do to protect your vehicle. Irreparable damages can still happen to vehicles when they are in storage, and you can minimize your chances by taking the proper precautions beforehand. Car Keeping your car covered while it’s not in use is one of the best ways to protect the exterior. Your car should also be thoroughly cleaned in advance to remove any bird droppings or water stains that could damage the paint. Filling the gas tank will prevent moisture from forming inside and may save you from having to undergo costly repairs. It’s also a good idea to start your car and let the engine run for a few minutes every couple of weeks in order to prolong the battery’s life. Image credit: Josh Tremper - https://flic.kr/p/ciVpjj Motorcycle Just like with a car, you’ll want to cover your motorcycle to protect the seats and other