If you would like to save money on your power bill while on vacation or extended periods away from home, here are a few suggestions. (1) Reduce the thermostat setting on your water heater. (2) Raise the thermostat setting for your air conditioner so it won't cycle as often or turn the system off. (3) Place lights on a timer, Exterior floods that are activated by a motion sensor save money while providing added security for your home. (4) Unplug all electronics, many consume electricity even when they are turned off. This has an additional benefit as it safeguards your electronics from lightning if it should storm while you are away. These are only suggestions and each individual should determine what is applicable for them.