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#1 MintyBiscuit

Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:04 PM

So our last electricity bill was enormous, mostly due to BIL living in our garage for a few months but also winter heating costs.

Just got the latest one - usage is lower than our last normal bill biggrin.gif Our two adult, one toddler household currently uses less power than the average single person household in our area ddance.gif

DH now completely understands why I nag him about switching off power points



#2 MadamDivine

Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:05 PM

woohoo well done!!

My bill was $260 for 93 days (2 adults,3 kids) and Im pretty proud of it too!!

#3 Therese

Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:06 PM

Yay original.gif Lower bills are always worth celebrating original.gif

#4 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 23 November 2012 - 01:19 PM

Woohoo biggrin.gif    Well done, I soooo hope I can post this in a few weeks when I get my next one.

#5 Leggy

Posted 23 November 2012 - 01:23 PM

Thumbs up Holly!

#6 JaneLane

Posted 23 November 2012 - 01:26 PM

My last one was lower too thankfully, $700 instead of $900 for 2 adults and 2 kids.  My friend complains when hers got to $200, I wish mine was that low!

Edited by blue4me, 23 November 2012 - 01:29 PM.


#7 Ianthe

Posted 24 November 2012 - 12:27 PM

Ours was $700 last time for 1 adult and 5 kids. We have had bills up to $1500 so I was so happy!

#8 *melrose*

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:27 PM

wow we pay $310 for 2 adults and 1 child...

#9 *melrose*

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:29 PM

oh and that's for 3 moths usage. on a good month we get it down to about $80 a month.

#10 Guest_3Keiki_*

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:29 AM

Melrose where are you and how the heck to you manage that?

#11 atkogirl85

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:36 AM

That's great.
Wish I was so lucky. My average 65 day bill is around $400-$500... Dropped our usage by a quarter last bill and it was $100 more! Thank you ridiculous power increase  rant.gif

#12 1&Twins

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:45 AM

Yay! eexcite.gif

We had a nice surprise too last quarter.  Almost halved it from previous quarter biggrin.gif .

And yes, my DF is since happy with my nagging about turning lights off etc




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