No matter where you live, energy costs are a concern. Some places use more energy during the winter. Other places, like Arizona, use a lot more during summer.
It doesn't help that energy costs always seem to be rising. This puts a serious strain on your wallet. Fortunately, there is something you can do about it.
The Department of Energy has a site to help you out. It's got a wealth of tips on how to improve your home's energy efficiency, so you can save as much money as possible. There are also tips for people who live in apartments.
You can start by running an energy audit of your house. See how much energy you're using and possibly wasting with one of the site's many informative videos.