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These 5 Home Appliances Cost You The Most Money

Many households are struggling with the ongoing cost of living crisis, with the price of almost everything increasing. With this in mind, many people are trying to find ways to save money wherever possible. One way of doing this is to be aware of how much energy your home appliances use. These are the five most energy-draining appliances in your home. Dishwasher Many people opt to use a dishwasher for convenience, but they can cost a lot to run. It takes around 1800 watts for a dishwasher to run for about an hour, with the average washer running for about two hours. Electric Oven And Stove Using your oven and stove for one hour a day results in 75 kWh and 45 kWh of energy usage a month. These appliances can also make your home warmer which increases the workload on your air conditioning system. Fridge A refrigerator must run 24 hours a day to keep your food fresh, which means it is constantly using energy. Fridges use about 162 kWh of energy per month. Water Heating Water Heaters are expensive to run and can consume up to 13.5 kWh per day, or 405kWh per month. Air Conditioning And Heating Your HVAC system is the biggest consumer of energy in your home due to most systems running every day. Depending on the efficiency of your unit, it may use up to 72kWh in a day.

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