Many homes’ water heaters are set to dispense at a temperature hotter than we need. Adjusting the thermostat to a sensible level (no higher than 60 C and no lower than 55 C) is a simple way to decrease your BC Hydro bill: up to 5% savings for every 6 C reduction. Refer to your water heater manual for instructions on how to turn down the temperature and find more tips at bchydro.com/21tips.