We want to make it easy for you to locate information on your bill, review meter readings, consider payment options, and learn how to save money on energy. From gas rates to your rights as a customer, we’ll walk you through it all.
Whether you receive a paperless bill through e-Account or a traditional paper bill in the mail, here you can learn more about the information available on your Peoples bill.
Top 9 Ways to Cut Your Natural Gas Winter Heating Bill
Once you have your thermostat under control, here are the 9 ways to save on winter natural gas heating costs for your home. Each of these tips to save money on heating can add up to real savings on your natural gas bill.
Feel like your furnace is running too frequently? It’s worth it to call your HVAC professional to get a tune up. A new gas furnace can cost $650-$1400, plus installation. So it makes sense to keep the one you have running efficiently.
Many of these tips can also help improve your home cooling system during the summer. Maintaining a tight building envelope (how builders refer to the interior of your home) helps keep your cooling bill low.
Frequently Asked Questions on Heating Bills
If you live in a state where natural gas is deregulated, like Georgia, Ohio or Michigan, you can choose your natural gas supplier (and you must choose your gas supplier in the Atlanta, GA area). You can get a low fixed price per unit of gas when you shop gas suppliers. If you stay with the utility your price changes regularly, and you have no control over it. Some natural gas companies will give you gift cards as a reward for switching your gas company.
Your natural gas heating system uses gas as a heating source. However, in a central HVAC system, it also uses electricity for the blower that moves the hot air around your home. These energy-saving tips can reduce your reliance on your central heating. That should cut your electric bill as well as your natural gas bill.
The best thermostat setting for cold weather is 68° during the day, 60° when you are away from home, and 65° at night. Find out more in our article on the Best Thermostat Setting for Cold Weather.
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Shopping & Deals
“I can’t wait to continue building our beautiful family,” Sheremet wrote.
Whatever gifts await, we have tips and tricks to up your wrapping game.
You can do more than just slap on a bow on that bike under the tree.
Keep warm on cooler days with these expert-approved picks.
Turn to the lifestyle maven for advice this holiday season.
Why the pickle ornament isnt just a cute food trend.
Spruce up your home with these festive and affordable tree toppers.
This time, the booby traps are ones youll be able to set!
First lady Jill Biden invited Maryland second graders Monday afternoon to help her unveil decorations, inspired by people the couple met while traveling around the country this year.
Congratulations are in order for the newlyweds!
Cleaning & Organizing
From avocado to ziti with red sauce, here’s how to remove every stain from your clothing, furniture and carpets.
Don’t let sunscreen stains ruin your summer. Here’s how to get rid of those ugly, oily spots on your bathing suit, clothing, furniture and car seats.
Heres what to do when your cat or dog has an accident, makes a mess or sheds hair everywhere, according to cleaning experts.
Give your regular spring-cleaning routine a makeover. Here’s how to quickly and efficiently clean every room in your house — the right way.
Even bath toys can get dirty (and moldy), but these expert tips can help you keep rubber ducks and other tub toys squeaky clean.
Experts share their tips for cleaning curtains and drapes, fending off dust and keeping your window coverings looking fresh and new.
This small-but-mighty appliance works hard for you. Heres how to make it sparkle (and keep your kitchen safe).
Causes of high gas bills
There are several factors that could contribute to an expensive gas bill:
Help Is Available for Your Gas Bill
Many of our customers have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and we are committed to ensuring that all of our customers maintain their natural gas service. There are several assistance programs available to our customers. If you need help with your gas bill, we encourage you to use our ProgramFinder to see which programs you may be eligible for. You can also call us at 1-800-400-WARM (9276) to learn more about your options.
For more information about our COVID-19 response, please visit our COVID-19 Response page.
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