Christmas is coming and with it, the rising costs of cooling, gifts, Christmas dinner (and if you are heading off a holiday too!). What better way to save money than to turn off those Christmas lights after the neighbourhood can no longer appreciate them?
Opt for a timer
One to save money is to put your Christmas lights on a timer.
The dusk till dawn timer is just what it sounds like, a timer that plugs into your outlet that you plug your Christmas lights into that allows you to:
- Automatically turn your Christmas lights on when it gets dark
- Set a time for the lights to turn off
Want to be a little extra?
Ditch the timer altogether for a wifi smart plug and save money!
There are plenty of smart plugs around, one of the wonderful plugs available are the ‘TP-LINK Smart WiFi Plug’ which makes it easy to manage your appliances and turn them on and off from almost anywhere.
Plugs like these go into any available outlet in your home and connects to your existing WiFi network so you can use the smartphone app to control your appliances remotely, view and monitor your appliance’s power usage, create a power schedule, or even configure an Away mode that makes it
So you can enjoy your
Just another tip from Brisbane Electrical this holiday season!
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