As warmer weather approaches, many of us look for ways to keep cool while not breaking the bank on electricity bills, and many of us look to ceiling fans for breezy comfort. But do ceiling fans save energy? They can - if you also make an adjustment to your air conditioner.
According to the EPA, use of a ceiling fan can allow a homeowner to raise the thermostat approximately 4 degrees without a reduction in comfort. Learn more: energy.gov/energysaver/fans-cooling