From the lights to the tree, from the travel to the frosty temperatures, the holidays can lead to sneaky spikes in utility costs and energy consumption.

A few simple reminders and tips can go a long way towards making your season more efficient without sacrificing holiday cheer. From choosing LEDs and tuning your HVAC to buying a tankless hot water heater, read the full story to see our top five tips to help make your season more efficient and sustainable without sacrificing holiday cheer. 

The Home Depot and Eco Actions want you to enjoy the holidays without worrying about your carbon footprint or energy bills.