If you had the chance to purchase those energy efficient Triple Pane Windows this year, you have likely noticed a decrease in your utility bills. Everyone loves having money left over after paying the bills, and Triple Pane Windows will ultimately help keep those energy dollars in your pocket. Now that Christmas is less than a month away, you can spend your leftover utility bill cash on even more energy saving gadgets for the holidays. Whether you are buying as a gift for yourself or plan on spreading the energy-saving love, here are a few savvy ways to spend your leftover energy dollars.
WEMO LED Lighting Starter Kit – $99.99
Looking for a light bulb that lasts? WEMO LED Light Bulbs can last up to 23 years, and they only consume 10 watts of energy. If their life span and energy efficiency isn’t enough, these lightbulbs are on the trend of evolving technology. The WEMO LED bulbs can be controlled from your computer or your smart phone. With this starter kit, you can control your lights from anywhere all while saving energy.
Ecobutton – $10
The UK’s Ecobutton reduces the amount of time that your computer sits idle. Instead of allowing your computer to sit and zap energy as you walk away for a break, the Ecobutton will put your computer into an energy saving sleep mode. The Ecobutton turns green when your computer is officially in energy saving mode.
Solar Charger Backpack – $80
The problem with always being on the go is that your gadgets can die throughout the day, and you do not have access to a charger. Using the power of solar technology, this innovative backpack serves as a mobile charger that doesn’t need an outlet. The Solar Charger Backpack allows you to charge smart phones, tablets, and more.
Nest Thermostat – $249
How about a smart thermostat to compliment those Triple Pane Windows? The Nest Learning Thermostat studies your schedule and behavior, all while learning what temperatures keep you the most comfortable. It will adjust your home’s temperature while you are away, and it can help reduce your heating and cooling bills by up to 20 percent. Since you are already saving some cash with your new windows, why not save just a bit more?
Showerdrop Shower Meter – $12
Concerned about your water consumption? This little gadget can tell you how much water you have used during your shower, and even let you know when it is time to get out for the best water saving benefits.
Mini Flexible LED Laptop Light – $9.99
If you know someone who spends a lot of late nights on a laptop, this is a perfect little gift for saving energy. This mini light plugs into the USB port of your laptop and shines directly on to the keyboard. There’s no need to have lots of light running all night long with this mini LED light.
Now that you have your list and you’re checking it twice, everyone on your list can save some energy this year with these fun gifts. While your friends and family will be thanking Santa Claus for their gifts, you can thank your Triple Pane windows for your extra holiday spending money.