Winterizing: 19 Ways To Make Your Home Feel Warmer Without Turning Up The Heat


Winterize your home on the cheap (and get $1,500 from the government to help) with these simple tips

See slide show with explanations here

1. Dodge the drafts
2. Change furnace filters
3. Run fans in reverse
4. Winterize your A/C and water lines
5. Turn down your water heater
6. Install storm doors and windows
7. Give your heating system a tune-up
8. Mind that thermostat
9. Put up some plastic
10. Use an energy monitor
11. Use caulking and weatherstripping
12. Put on a sweater
13. Boost insulation
14. Insulate your pipes
15. Seal those ducts
16. Take advantage of tax credits
17. Choose the right contractor
18. Get creative and go alternative
19. Upgrade to an efficient furnace