As summer temperatures reach triple digits, Texans have been asked to voluntarily conserve energy at home to avoid stressing the power grid and causing blackouts. Keeping your home comfortable during high temps without air conditioning may seem impossible. But if you have an air conditioner — or, luxury of luxuries, central air — blasting the AC can bring eye-popping energy bills, even without the risk of power outages. Instead, try some of these simple tricks for staying cool without air conditioning.
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