This is the most important question to ask yourself before going solar. The size
solar system depends on the amount of electricity you use, or plan to use, every
it's tempting to think that a smaller home automatically means less electricity
that isn't necessarily the case!
Do you mind downsizing to a smaller refrigerator, or do you need a standard-sized
look forward to a fresh cup from the coffee machine every morning? Are you okay
electric stove/oven, or would you rather cook with propane? Understanding your
energy use and deciding which habits you'd like to keep or change is the first
estimating your energy usage in your tiny house.
Sound complicated? We can help. At a basic level, you can estimate your current
use by looking at your utility bill or using tables that show
If you'd rather not estimate, there's a simple, inexpensive way to get real time
your own home. The
Neurio Home Energy Monitor is designed for you to get to know
personal energy needs, and then lower your use as well as your utility bill.
for your wallet as it is for our Earth.
You can install the Neurio on your home's energy panel in minutes, then download the
and you're ready to go. There couldn't be a better tool to help you downsize for