If you are a person who feels hard to bear the cold then the best solution to keep you comfortable and warm throughout the winter is to install a central heating unit. You may somehow install the unit but once you start paying the energy bill you would be astonished on seeing the exceptionally higher amount. To add up to your worries the electricity rates rise every year which means you’ll have to pay more and more as the year advances. To lower your energy bill you should start planning from the initial stages i.e. at the time of purchasing of your central heating system. Make sure to choose a unit that is highly efficient so that it will consume very little energy while functioning. If you have an old heating system then replace it with a more energy efficient one. The act will help you recoup from the extra amount that you pay every month for the energy bills.
One most practical method to lower your energy bill is by lowering the thermostat temperature. You don’t have to worry that such actions will make you feel cold which is not true. If you turn the thermostat high then you will also have to face the consequences of an increased energy bill. Setting a timer to switch on and off your thermostat would be good as it can save you a lot of amount on energy bills. If no one is in the house then the timer should be set to switch off the unit. It can also be set to switch on a few minutes before you reach home.