Sense Blog

Five Ways Sense Makes Your Home Safer

Sense is a great way to monitor your home’s electricity usage, but did you know that you can also use it to make your home safer? We combed through our favorite Sense features and stories to share our top 5 safety tips that can give you peace of...

How to Choose Your Next Dishwasher

Buying a dishwasher can be a confusing experience, especially if you aren’t sure of exactly what you want or need. It’s helpful to remember that a dishwasher is a long-term appliance that should last you about 10 years, so it’s worth considering how...

3 Steps to Reduce Your “Other” Bubble

Once you’ve completed getting started with Sense and have given it some time to learn your home, you can begin focusing on ways to gather more detailed insights about your home. After entering your Always On Estimates to get a better idea of the...

Building a Future-proofed Dream Home

When Dennis Alex and his wife Tina decided to build their family dream house, they set out to create an energy-efficient home for their future. Says Dennis, “Once we decided to build, we wanted a home for tomorrow’s standards, built to 2030 or...

How to Clean Up Your Home’s Carbon Emissions

Sense has introduced an exciting, new feature in the Sense app that tells you when the electricity coming into your house is the cleanest (or dirtiest). You can use this new Carbon Intensity feature to minimize the carbon emissions of the...

Father’s Day Goes Electric

Finding the perfect Father’s Day gift for dad can be tough, doubly so when you’re looking for a dad that loves his tools. To help your search, we put together a list of our favorite electric and cordless tools for the tool-savvy dad in your life...

Getting Ready for the Hottest Days of Summer

Is the hottest day of summer on the Fourth of July or Labor Day in your town? Knowing your hottest summer day helps you anticipate when your electricity bill could spike as your air conditioning works harder to keep things cool indoors. But the...