My home is not very big, but it is old so it does cost a lot to heat
When I lived up north, I experienced some pretty brutally cold winters. I relied on the central heat in my home to keep me warm. My mother and stepfather tried their best to keep the central heat at a reasonable temperature so they could save money on their electric bill. My sister and I did not truly understand why my mother and stepfather were so set in their ways about the thermostat being on a specific temperature. Now that we are adults and we are responsible for paying our own electric bills, we have a better understanding of why it is important to try our best to save money on electric bills. When you have so many bills to pay, it is important to try and save where you can. There are ways to save money on your electric bill and keeping the thermostat at a reasonable temperature is one of them. When I got older and moved out to my own home, I immediately realized that I had to change my habits to save money on my bills. I absolutely love to crank the heat up when it is cold out, but I had to stop that. I decided to purchase a space heater for my home. One of my friends told me that her space heater saves her a lot of money on her electric bill every month, so I figured I would try it. I purchased a space heater when it was on sale for black Friday. My home is not very big, but it is old so it does cost a lot to heat. I tried the space heater for the first time, and it heated my entire living room quickly.