Ways to Cut Down on Your Energy Bills

It’s a fact of life that utility rates continue to increase each and every year, and consumers are often shocked when the bill arrives. With our  increasing dependence on more gadgets it’s not surprising that our use has increased 13 fold since the 1950’s. The good news is that there are ways to manage and lower your utility bills without making big changes in your daily lifestyle. Listed below are some small ways brought to you by Onda Electric you may not have thought of that will result in lowering your utility costs.

Get rid of phantom energy draws – Leaving small appliances like the kettle, coffee maker, even computers plugged in is convenient even just sitting idle they continue to use electricity. Some of the worst offenders are gaming devices, cable boxes and video recorders, simply unplugging these when not in use will decrease your energy costs.

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Five Ways to Save Money on A Kitchen Remodel

Kitchen remodeling in Richmond VA doesn’t need to be expensive. We have a whole range of affordable kitchen remodeling tips to help you give that outdated and old kitchen a whole new lease on life. Perhaps you are planning on reselling the home or you’ve been living there for two or three decades and you need a new whole appearance. 

1. Replacing Your Kitchen Cabinets

Most remodeling projects start (and often stop) here because it’s your cabinetry that takes up so much real estate in your kitchen. Some homeowners will spend a majority of their budget on this one component of the kitchen but you don’t have to put so much of your resources towards beautifying your home in this manner. 

You have a few options for remodeling your cabinets. You can go with one of those one-size-fits-all, ready to assemble cabinets that you choose from a catalog at your …