Smarter House

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SmarterHouse is the most complete and up-to-date guide available on energy savings in the home.
  • Who It's For: Residents who want to save energy when purchasing appliances or updating their home.
  • What It Is: Energy Saving Guide
  • How To Get Started: Visit Smarter House's website

Home Appliances

The site focuses on the things you put into your home and how the energy use of those products can be reduced; these items include:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Electronics
  • Heating Equipment
  • Lighting
  • Major Appliances

If you’re about to buy a new appliance or heating system, you’ll be most interested in the tips on what to look for when buying new equipment. Otherwise, look for guidance on how to get the best energy performance through operation and maintenance of the products you already own.


SmarterHouse is a project of the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization that acts as a catalyst to advance energy efficiency policies, programs, technologies, investments, and behaviors.