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Shut-off your refrigerators when your house is empty
If you will be gone from your home for more than a month, you could save significant sums by switching your refrigerator off.
What You Need to Do
Step 1Shut off refrigerator; ensure it is empty and clean; place a baking soda box inside;
Step 2leave the refrigerator door open.
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