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Old 01-13-2017, 05:30 AM
 
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We recently moved to Millis. We have 2600 sq.ft. house with gas baseboard heating and hot water. Thermostat is usually set on 70. Most recent bill for December came in at $450ish. Just wanted to see what others were paying in the area. Thanks!
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Old 01-13-2017, 06:00 AM
 
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You likely live in an older house with poor insulation.

I have forced hot air and spend at worst $150/month with the heat at 67-68 when I'm home and 62 overnight and when I'm out
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Old 01-13-2017, 03:28 PM
 
Location: Needham, MA
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December wasn't all that cold. You probably have inadequate insulation and perhaps inefficient windows. Have you had an energy audit done by MassSave?
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Old 01-13-2017, 10:18 PM
 
Location: Boston Suburb
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In the meantime, are you setting the temp lower at night - say to 65?
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Old 01-14-2017, 08:20 AM
 
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My house is an antique (poorly insulated) and we heat with oil, hot water baseboard. We pay per oil delivery, but I would say our heating costs are about $200 per month usually. We keep our thermostat on 66 when we are home and 60 when we are not home during the day.
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