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Prepare your home to beat the heat this summer

Summer months can bring some of the highest energy costs of the year with the high demand for air conditioning. Keeping your home comfortable can be expensive, but it can also be dangerous. If your air conditioner runs too often, it can stress your home’s electric system and put you at risk for shock or fire.

To avoid a tragedy, and save money, Safe Electricity has the following tips for energy efficiency this summer:

Enjoy water recreation safely

Electricity is essential energy —it keeps us cool in the summer, lights our house, keeps the refrigerator cold, and runs the TV, stereo, and computers. However, water and electricity are a dangerous combination. Whether it’s swimming, boating, or fishing, Safe Electricity reminds everyone to avoid electrical hazards during water recreation.

Travel and save!

Travel and save with Co-op Connections

Will you be traveling anytime soon? Because of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic going on when this article was written, plans for your next trip could still be up in the air, especially if you’re thinking about visiting theme parks or attending live sporting events.