Moving Checklist for a Stress-Free Move [Infographic]

Moving to a new home can be an exciting adventure, but a lot goes along with moving that can make the process stressful. From researching and scheduling movers, organizing records and medications and keeping kids occupied on moving day, use our moving checklist to stay organized and stress-free.

Moving to a new home can be an exciting adventure, but a lot goes along with moving that can make the process stressful. Whether you’re moving by yourself, with your family or with roommates, staying organized and preparing for your move early will help you avoid having a bunch to do last-minute. The best way […]

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How To Prepare for a Tornado

If you’re lucky, the only tornado you’ll ever see is the one that carried Dorothy and Toto to Oz. Tornadoes are extremely dangerous storms capable of flattening buildings, flinging vehicles and sending debris flying at speeds over 200 mph. You may only have seconds to get to safety when a tornado is headed your way, […]

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Bounce Energy Celebrates Autism Awareness Month

Bounce Energy Celebrates Autism Awareness Month | Bounce Energy Blog

Bounce Energy strives to be much more than your energy retailer. Our goal is to be a true community partner with a mission to help others and recognize everyone who makes our communities special. That’s why we’d like to take this moment to recognize April as Autism Awareness Month, and to encourage our members to […]

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How Much Electricity Does My TV Use?

How Much Electricity Does My TV Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

TV tech just keeps getting better. Ultra high-definition TVs have arrived, smart tech is fully integrated into many new models and televisions are slimmer and lighter each year. But even though today’s TVs do more than ever before, there’s one thing they’re not doing a lot of — drawing electricity. Compared to other electronics and […]

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How Much Energy do Your Household Items Use? [Infographic]

How Much Energy do Your Household Items Use? [Infographic] | Bounce Energy Blog

Saving energy (and money) is always easier when you know how much you’re using. But because many of the convenient smaller appliances we use seem to draw small amounts of power, we all too often discount how their use really does impact our electricity bills. With our How Much Energy Does This Appliance Use? series, we’ll examine what’s […]

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How to Compost

How to Compost | Bounce Energy Blog

Reducing your carbon footprint is something we are all thinking about. Beyond recycling, buying locally grown foods, and choosing reusable products, how else can we reduce our waste and limit what we add to the landfill? Composting is one way, and the benefits of composting are endless. Gardeners call compost black gold, simply because the […]

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5 Ways to Replace Disposable Products

5 Ways to Replace Disposable Products | Bounce Energy Blog

With the increasing amount of waste in landfills, many people have started opting for a little or no waste lifestyle. Having just a mason jar’s worth of trash for an entire year may seem like an intimidating feat, but there are small ways in which you can start to produce less waste. It’s actually easy to […]

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Energy Efficient and EnergyStar Appliances Checklist

Energy Efficient and EnergyStar Appliances Checklist | Bounce Energy Blog

Major appliances represent major investment in your home, so you want them to be as energy-efficient as possible. EnergyStar qualified appliances are even more energy efficient than those meeting the federal minimum standard for energy efficiency Since there are so many different types and classes of major appliances, it’s really important for you to have […]

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How Much Electricity Does a Dishwasher Use?

Dishwashers actually use a surprising amount of energy. That’s because the big by-product of a dishwasher is heat. And that’s not a good thing to have in your home in the middle of a hot summer because all that heat winds up adding to your home’s cooling load. To become a bit more savvy about […]

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When is the Best Time of Year to Buy New Appliances?

When is the Best Time of Year to Buy New Appliances? | Bounce Energy Blog

Modern appliances make everyday life so much easier, and with the ongoing advances in energy efficiency, the latest models typically cost less to operate than ever before. But there’s one expense you just can’t avoid forever: replacement. On a long enough timeline, all household appliances must head for the recycling center to make room for […]

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