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Save the Earth + Save Money: This Cheap Upgrade Pays for Itself Fast

Many of us today are trying to be more eco friendly while living on a budget. Thankfully for us, saving money and helping to save the Earth often go hand in hand. What if I told you that for 1.5 hours of your time, you could reduce the money you lose on your utility bill and reduce your carbon footprint?
Don’t believe me that it can be that easy? Allow me to tell you about the water heater blanket.
What are the savings for a water heater blanket?

Initial Cost

$20-$40

ROI (Time it takes to get back your initial cost)

1-2 yrs

Average Dollar Savings per Year

$32.50

Average KwH Savings per Year

270 KwH

Average CO2 Savings per Year

331 lbs*

http://energy.gov/energysaver/projects/savings-project-insulate-your-water-heater-tank

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