Which Appliances Are Using Most Power?

Knowledge Equals Saving Power
Knowing what appliances to keep an eye on is half the battle

Every month you open your power bill and price may depress you. Most bill payers are curious as to just where the bulk of their money is going, I know I am. Sure, little appliances and or chargers only use little bits of power at a time, but after being plugged in hour after hour, day after day, month after month the cost really adds up. Power suckers like the your HVAC system are a lot more noticeable on your bill. Here is a list of common household appliances listed in order from what uses the most power to what uses the least:

Top Ten Power Hungry Vampires

  • Central air conditioner/heat pump
  • Clothes dryer/water heater
  • Water pump
  • Space heater
  • Hair dryer
  • Electric range burner
  • Refrigerator
  • Desktop computer and monitor
  • Incandescent light bulb
  • Phone Chargers

Now that you know what uses up the most power you can have more awareness on where your money is going every month. If for some reason you think one of these appliances is over-using power or if you have any questions about power usage in your home give one of our brilliant HVAC techs here at ProMag Energy Group a call today. We will perform our preventative maintenance check to provide you with a full Energy Survey Analysis to determine where exactly your money is going every month.


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