Refrigerator: with the rise in electricity and gas bills and with the energy crisis, a very banal gesture is enough to make tariffs soar.
There are some appliances, including the oven and the washing machine, which consume a lot of electricity. There is another widely used appliance, the refrigerator, which if used incorrectly would increase the cost of electricity.
To use it correctly and as economically as possible, it is advisable to select the low temperature programs, which save on the electricity bill.
Price increases for electricity and gas bills
The expense for the payment of electricity and gas bills has grown exponentially in recent months. According to estimates, on an annual basis, spending will grow by 1,000 euros.
The Draghi Executive, in order to cope with the continuous increases in electricity and gas bills, has allocated other resources (exactly 3.27 billion euros) to extend the measures that lighten the electricity and gas bills.
The elimination of system charges was extended to September. Furthermore, the reduction of VAT on gas to 5 per cent was confirmed.
Refrigerator: one mistake is enough to make your bills skyrocket
If you want to save on the price of electricity, you need to pay attention to refrigerator, the appliance that is always on and whose motor runs continuously. This appliance takes the air externally and transforms it into cold air, which remains inside the fridge.
Hot air is thrown outside. A good trick to save with the refrigerator is to keep it away from heat sources. If the fridge is placed near heat sources, the appliance motor would struggle to transform the outside air into cold air.
Another mistake that is committed is that of leave the door open of the refrigerator. An oversight is enough to leave it slightly open. Also, we leave the refrigerator door open when you are often undecided about what to eat.
The good habit would be to accompany the refrigerator door with your hand, avoiding hastily closing it. These are common mistakes that seem trivial and harmless, but put the air cooling thruster in constant restart.
The most immediate consequence is the increase in the electricity bill. By paying attention to these common mistakes, you can save on electricity consumption and cut your bill costs.