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Smart Gift Ideas: Save Energy (And Money) For Christmas

Christmas Gift Ideas

Smart Home Gift Guide

Have your bills been taking bites out of your holiday savings? Did you know that with some practical holiday gifts you can save money this year and all the years that follow? Home Controls offers several energy-saving products that will not only fit into your holiday shopping budget, but also save you money for years to come!

Water Saving Showerheads

SL2107BNSBHome Controls offers great water-saving products! These luxury Evolve showerheads conserve water used during your shower, and the ShowerStart technology also saves the hot water that’s wasted before the next time you get in. Evolve’s acclaimed showerheads install quickly and easily to save water, energy and money. And since showers consume more than 15% of all home water usage, and hot water heaters contribute to 19% of all home energy use, the savings can really add up.

Timer Switches

Leviton Decora Preset Countdown Timer SwitchNever accidentally leave lights on again! The Leviton Decora 6230M light switch option allows you to select from four preset 5-10-15-30 minute settings. Press the selection, and the timers will activate the off command after the selected time limit. These switches feature manual control should you wish to turn off the lights at your discretion. Perfect for bathrooms, garages, back patios, closets … (Available in White, Almond and Ivory.)

Occupancy Sensors

Leviton Universal Wall Switch Vacancy SensorLeviton makes a great selection of passive infrared (PIR) motion detecting wall switches, perfect for any home! Their switches turn your lights manually or automatically via motion sensors and then turn off the lights when they detect the room is empty. Never again worry about leaving the lights on in an empty room. Some models include a night light feature and the newer models have dimmer settings! (Available in White, Almond and Ivory.)

Communicating Thermostats

Aprilaire 8800According to the Alliance to Save Energy, up to half of your energy bill is just for heating and cooling. The key to lowering your energy bill starts with managing your heating and cooling system. Home Controls offers some amazing HVAC systems, including the Leviton OmniStat2, Aprilaire, RCS and LockState.

Solar Powered Systems

Maxsa Solar-Powered Motion-Activated 30W Halogen FloodlightHome Controls offers several solar products that cut your energy bill down to size. From chargers to outdoor lights, these solar-powered devices are the ultimate in energy savings!

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